[NTG-context] Getting arguments by Lua

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Thu Jun 9 13:57:27 CEST 2011

On 06/09/11 13:41, Procházka Lukáš Ing. - Pontex s. r. o. wrote:
> Hello,
> when I run context by e.g.:
> context.exe Source.mkiv --result=Result.pdf --mode=Mode
> is it possible to access the command line arguments from Lua?

the 'environment' table has information about this stuff.

In particular, environment.rawarguments matches the table
that lua calls 'arg'.

\directlua{print (table.serialize(environment.rawarguments))}

Best wishes,

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