[NTG-context] ConTeXt Minimals: `luatools --selfupdate` does not work.

Paul Menzel paulepanter at users.sourceforge.net
Fri Sep 3 17:16:00 CEST 2010

Am Freitag, den 03.09.2010, 16:48 +0200 schrieb Hans Hagen:
> On 3-9-2010 3:28, Paul Menzel wrote:

> > I installed ConTeXt minimals and tried to run
> >
> > 	luatools --selfupdate
> >
> > as documented in the Wiki [1].
> >
> > It looks like, the option is not supported anymore, since the output
> > looks like a list of supported options. Am I right about this?
> this is because luatools is now a shortcut to "mtxrun --script base" so 
> you only need to selfupdate mtxrun ... originally luatools was meant as 
> a generic stub for making luatex formats etc but as I don't expect it to 
> be used outside context it's sort of gone as independent script as 
> mtxrun can do most of the same (what's left ended up in mtx-base)

Understood. I updated the Wiki page accordingly [2].



PS: `luatools --generate` still does something. Is it deprecated and
superseded by a `mtxrun` command?

[2] http://wiki.contextgarden.net/index.php?title=ConTeXt_Minimals&oldid=11942
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