[NTG-context] Malayalam shaping with mkiv/LuaTeX

Rajeesh K Nambiar rajeeshknambiar at gmail.com
Wed Jan 8 18:50:27 CET 2014


On Mon, Jan 6, 2014 at 9:11 PM, Rajeesh K Nambiar
<rajeeshknambiar at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 6, 2014 at 10:33 PM, Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:
>> On 1/4/2014 10:36 PM, Rajeesh K Nambiar wrote:
>>>
>>> Hello, especially Hans and Kai,
>>>
>>> I have succeeded to an extent in adding Malayalam shaping to the
>>> existing Devanagari shaping. Being a complete novice in Lua and mkiv,
>>> I'm at a point where your expertise is needed to proceed further.
>>> Please find the attached patch, test case listed below and expected
>>> rendering for comparison. Additionally needed to support:
>>
>>
>> in next beta (some a bit different)
>
> Thank you very much for incorporating it!
>
> Just hit this with latest beta (same test case as before):
>
> error: .../context/tex/texmf-context/tex/context/base/font-odv.lua:1603:
> attempt to call global 'setfield' (a nil value)
>

As of yesterday's beta, I get the following error:
font-odv.lua:879: attempt to index local 'start' (a number value)

Probably you're still updating things, am I testing prematurely?

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Cheers,
Rajeesh


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