[NTG-context] Malayalam shaping with mkiv/LuaTeX

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Jan 8 21:36:53 CET 2014


On 1/8/2014 6:50 PM, Rajeesh K Nambiar wrote:
> 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?

it more looks liek some mixup of files at your end (there is no 'start' 
in that line)

Hans

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