[NTG-context] Lua and metapost

Shiv Shankar Dayal shivshankar.dayal at gmail.com
Fri May 21 07:21:46 CEST 2010


Hi,

Please discard previous mail as I did not know about MPlib.

On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 12:48 AM, Shiv Shankar Dayal <
shivshankar.dayal at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> Since ConTeXt has LuaTeX and it contains Lua interpreter so I wonder if it
> is possible to write Lua code which can generate Metapost code for graphics.
> MetaLua can also help here. However, I do not know
> how to develop a Lua library which can be integrated with ConTeXt but then
> again I have not looked in this matter.
>
> As you people may be knowing Prof. John Hobby has written a Haskell
> frontend for Metapost which generates Metapost code.
>
> Having a Lua version of same will help a lot. My only concern is using
> MetaLua with ConTeXt.
>
> --
> Best regards,
> Shiv Shankar Dayal
>



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Best regards,
Shiv Shankar Dayal
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