[Dev-luatex] Luatex 0.70.1 announcement

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Thu May 19 07:56:04 CEST 2011


I have just uploaded the archives for a new luatex release, 0.70.1.

About a dozen or so bugfixes that were mostly discovered while
working on TeXLive 2011.


* fixed: recorder file location from TL.

* fixed: missing newline on 'No output' line.

* fixed: relative names in synctex file.

* fixed: 16bit png images in generated %!PDF-1.4.

* fixed: building with (installed) libpng < 1.5.0

* fixed: year in --version output.

* fixed: box output to synctex.

* fixed: FontDescriptor for non-embedded OpenType fonts has an
  invalid FontFile3 entry (#654)

* fixed: crash on non-existent images.

* fixed: small memory leak in the ipc code.

* fixed: tex.print() and tex.sprint() don't recognize -2 as the
  first argument (#659)

The archives can be downloaded from supelec as usual:


You could also check out the sources via anonymous svn:

  svn co http://foundry.supelec.fr/svn/luatex/tags/beta-0.70.1

Bugs and feature requests can be added to the issue tracker at


Have fun,

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