# [NTG-context] Some questions about luatex

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Nov 7 09:51:09 CET 2006

```luigi scarso wrote:
> hi some questions about luatex
> (www.luatex.org)
> 1) will be possible some code like
> \luatry{%
> ....tex code}
> \luaexcept{
> ...tex code}
> 2) will be possible to embedding some other language ie Python (of
> course, reading the C source) ?
>
i'm not sure what you mean here

\somelua{ lua code that may or may not give back tex input }

if you mean that we can use lua for pretty printing, then the answer is yes, in my mkiv code there is already a lua based pretty printing framework

Hans

Hans

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