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LuaTeX is a Unicode-capable extension of TeX which integrates the scripting language Lua. Use this tag if your question is about LuaTeX or LuaLaTeX specific problems and is not related to standard (La)TeX. For ConTeXt related questions use {context-mkiv}.

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Lualatex: can't landscape [duplicate]

Below is minimum code. If I compile by pdflatex, landscape worked. If I compile by lualatex, landscape didn't work. So, how to make landscape work with lualatex? Thank you. \documentclass[a4paper]{...
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What are the transition costs for a proficient LaTeX user to LuaTex? [duplicate]

I have dedicated a lot of time learning LaTeX, but periodically hear about LuaTex and its virtues. What I don't hear are the costs of switching over, other than the need to have new programs. There ...
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How to make environment never contain doublepage break

I am using LuaLaTeX and define my own environment processed by Lua. I want the contents of this environment (which always start on a new page) when printed from Lua to never break across double page - ...
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csquotes conflicts with quotation marks in Lua code [duplicate]

I received an issue report for my lilyglyphs package. Certain commands in my package fail when the following code is compiled with LuaLaTeX (XeLaTeX works fine): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Spurious comma appears when combining hyperref pdfa with hyperxmp

I'm authoring a document using LuaLatex / TexLive v. 6:2016-33.20160520 on Fedora 25. When I use both the hyperref and hyperxmp packages a strange comma appears at the very bottom right of the page (...
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How can I use 'rented' fonts from Skyfonts on Latex [duplicate]

I have a subscription from Skyfonts and I am disappointed that LualaTex is not able to use fonts "rented" from Skyfonts. Other applications, Word, etc. are able to use these rented fonts. Is there a ...
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Pgfplot - Compiling with Luatex - Problem with standalone class [duplicate]

I am trying to plot a huge data set. When I tried to compile this with PDFLatex, this gave me memory issues. So I decided to compile this with Luatex. This is giving me error messages which I don't ...
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Lato fonts in math mode in lualatex

Is it possible to use Lato font (http://www.latofonts.com/lato-free-fonts/) in Math mode? (or a similar font) I tried with \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{unicode-...
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Can't use bold, upright Minion Pro font with LuaLaTeX [duplicate]

When trying to use bold Minion Pro, it also turns the font italic. Like with this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Minion Pro} \begin{document} \textbf{Bold.} \end{document}...
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A “swash” font feature differs between XeLaTeX and LuaLeTeX [duplicate]

Compiling this example that uses EB Garamond font \documentclass{article} \RequirePackage{fontspec} \setmainfont[Ligatures=TeX]{TeX Gyre Pagella} \begin{document} \fontspec{EB Garamond}[Ligatures=...
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Lualatex compilation problem using cancel and breqn packages [duplicate]

foo.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{cancel} \usepackage{breqn} % <= this include is causing troubles \begin{document} \[\cancelto{0}{foo}\] \end{document} compiling produces these ...
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Cannot make correct line break [duplicate]

I installed TexLive 2016 on a Mac, default last version install: XeTeX 3.14159265-2.6-0.99996 (TeX Live 2016) LuaTeX, Version 0.95.0 (TeX Live 2016) pdfTeX 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.17 (TeX Live 2016) I ...
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fontspec: \set…font with Scale option causes missing \begin{document}

I am trying to do basic font setting with fontspec in LuaLatex (up to date MiKTex+TexStudio) with code taken from Fonspec manual \usepackage{fontspec} \setmainfont{Arial} \setsansfont{Verdana}[Scale=...
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lualatex texlive 2016 broken with tikzexternalize [duplicate]

The following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{external} \tikzset{external/system call={lualatex \tikzexternalcheckshellescape -halt-on-error -interaction=batchmode -...
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scrlttr2 & lualatex: Missing number, treated as zero [duplicate]

I can compile the following example with pdflatex (even though it complains about the missing babel package) , but not lualatex from TeX Live 2016: \documentclass{scrlttr2} \begin{document} \begin{...
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fontspec breaks loading of fonts via renewcommand

I have a custom Latex class from my employer that (besides some other stuff) loads the Fonts Charter and Frontpage (Fonts supplied with the class). It works fine with pdflatex and basically loads the ...
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How to exclude ligatures from hyphenation, if their constituent characters have non-zero lccode?

Is there some trick to make LuaTeX hyphenate ``xxaaxx'' in the following example? \language255 \righthyphenmin=2 \lefthyphenmin=2 \hyphenation{xx-aa-xx} \parindent=0pt \hsize=1pt \hfuzz=100pt \lccode`...
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LuaLaTeX æquivalent to ucharclasses [duplicate]

I am using the XeLaTeX ucharclasses package to switch language and font features on transition into the Greek and Latin unicode ranges. Is there a LuaLaTeX compatible alternative?
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MiKTeX - broken package combination fontspec / expl3 [duplicate]

I have some problems after installing the latest 64bit-MiKTeX as well as the latest packages through the package manager. It seems that there is a problem with the combination of fontspec and expl3 ...
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Polyglossia problem: “italian not defined, using english instead”

I have the problem mentioned above, reported in the log. I have a master-file where I insert first a preamble-file with the \input command and then a config-file in the same way. The first one ...
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Correctly handling spaces that occur after a user defined command [duplicate]

I am using LuaLaTeX for a manual and I am running into a spacing issue I am not sure how to resolve. I defined a new command that is simply used to make some text bold. However, I have found that this ...
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directlua : misinterpretation of % as latex comments [duplicate]

What is the good way to avoid LaTeX interprete % as comments in \directlua ? Or in this case one must use an auxiliary file ?
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LuaTeX equivalent of \XeTeXglyph [duplicate]

Does LuaTeX have an equivalent of \XeTeXglyph? Or better yet, is there a command to select a glyph by number that works both with xelatex and lualatex? I did find a handmade version in German, but isn’...
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biblatex 3.0 apa undefined control sequence (\mkbibdateapalongextra?) [duplicate]

I am not sure why I cannot copy from the TeXShop console anymore, but here is my problem. This does not seem to be related to my bib file or how I cite things. How can I fix this? I am calling ...
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biblatex 3.0 and APA citation styles [duplicate]

I am using biblatex 3.0 (current with the TeX Live 2015 pretest) and hope to hove APA citations and a bibliography. Instead, the relevant lines shown below in LuaLaTeX generate a PDF with no ...
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How to install and run beamer theme on MiKTeX 2.9 [duplicate]

I've been trying to use this beamer theme: https://github.com/ppletscher/beamerthemezurich/. When I try to compile the sample .tex file included it gives me an error that reads: ! Fatal fontspec ...
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The quote symbol in LuaLatex [duplicate]

I have a document which are previously compiled with regular pdflatex with \usepackage{times}, the typographic quote symbols are generated correctly as: And once I started to use LuaLatex with: \...
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Am I missing the lualatex format source?

I am trying to get lualatex to run on my MikTeX 2.9 installation. When I attempt to create the format, I get the following error message (via mo.exe): Creating the lualatex format file... miktex-...
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Want to add the different icons in Friggeri Resume like email, phone, mobile, skype etc [duplicate]

Want to add the different icons in Friggeri Resume like email, phone, mobile, skype etc. \documentclass[]{myfriggeri-cv} \addbibresource{bibliography.bib} \begin{document} \header{friggeri}{friggeri}...
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checksum mismatch in font futr8t.vf ignored [duplicate]

With this MWE : \documentclass{beamer} \RequirePackage{fontspec} \usefonttheme{serif} \RequirePackage{lmodern} \RequirePackage{fourier} \beamertemplatenavigationsymbolsempty \RequirePackage{...
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Hieroglyphs: How could we map several font files?

This question is for (TeX) archaeologists Notice: We have got better fonts for hieroglyphs these days stored in a single font file, or in SVG file(s), or in a series of GIFs covering all the Unicode ...
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MacTeX 2013 takes ages to compile [duplicate]

I am sorry that this is not a very specific question. Since I updated to 2013 I haven't been able to compile a single document. To be honest, neither did I let one of the many compilation processes I ...
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XeTeX, LuaTeX: a good investment? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Drawbacks of XeTeX/LuaTeX I'm only writing in English and French. In order to get the best appearance (ligatures, spacing between words and letters...), would it be a good ...
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Problems with largesymbols in mathptmx and LuaLaTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: problem compiling some ‘math’ using LuaLaTeX This is a MWE \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{mathptmx} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{lualatex-math} \usepackage{...
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How can I debug this problem with math typesetting? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: problem compiling some 'math' using LuaLaTeX While trying to write an equation it seems that the square root does not like particular elements. I tried to pinpoint the ...
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LuaTeX-Looking for some relevant and simple examples [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is a simple example of something you can do with LuaTeX? I would like to see some little programs showing the power of LuaTeX.
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Possible to run lua script from lualatex after main compilation has been done?

Is there any way to call a lua script automatically immediately after lualatex finishes(and pass the jobname)? Basically I need to do some post process and cannot do it within the same job so I ...
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Override pgf options in class

I am trying to use the WallCalendar (github, ctan) package. I have the most recent version of TeXLive installed (TeX Live 2019). When I try to compile with lualatex, I get the below error related to ...
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Read a table from an external Lua file and print its content

I am working on a project for creating some flashcard, and I have saved the strings I want to include in the flashcard in an external file called all_text.lua and the data are stored in a linked list ...