[NTG-context] Using Lua files in project structure

Thomas A. Schmitz thomas.schmitz at uni-bonn.de
Sun Apr 5 15:10:02 CEST 2020

On 05.04.20 15:00, Jairo A. del Rio wrote:
> I'm writing a project in ConTeXt MKIV and I want to load some (pure) Lua 
> libraries and bindings (defining \ctxlua and the like). For instance, I 
> have the file foo.lua with some macros and I want to use them in my 
> project. Something like this:
> \startproject project
> %\component foo.lua %This does not work
> %\environment foo.lua %This does not work
> %\input foo.lua %This does not work
> %\directlua{dofile("foo.lua")} %This does not work even when the project 
> file and foo.lua are in the same folder.
> \stopproject
> What should I do? Thank you in advance.

Have you tried

\registerctxluafile{foo}{} ?

That's the way context loads its lua files.


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