[Dev-luatex] capture control-c

Patrick Gundlach patrick at gundla.ch
Fri Apr 20 14:15:50 CEST 2012


>> 
>> I use texlua to start a luatex run. When I press control-c on the command line, the texlua script stops, but the luatex run continues. Is there any way I can set a signal handler and kill the luatex process?
> 
> Indeed this is a annoying but afaik it depends on what luatex is doing. Sometimes killing the run works ok, but sometimes it sticks.

Thanks. I am thinking about switching to another start-script language anyway, so this not a showstopper anymore. 

Patrick



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