[NTG-context] special character in filename
adityam at umich.edu
Sat Mar 5 22:14:59 CET 2011
On Sat, 5 Mar 2011, Reviczky, Adam wrote:
>>> only Hans can decide if this can/should be changed
> I won't argue for any changes, just thought to ask about it.
> I'll think about a workaround outside context.
The "error" is with the backend.
luatex (and pdftex and even tex) do not like filenames with a ~ in it.
tries to compile a file called test.tex! If you want to compile
test~1.tex, you need
In ConteXt, a wrapper script mtx-context calls luatex with appropriate
settings of format, etc. So, with
mtx-context will call
luatex --fmt=... --lua=.. "test~1.tex"
which, as mentioned above, tries to compile test.tex. But you can use the
and the file test~1.tex is correctly compiled.
> A simple "yes, can be done" or "no, its a really bad idea" is perfectly enough for me.
I don't understand why tex (the engine) ignores ~. I will call it a bug.
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