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Visual debugging for Lua

The Lua package lua-visual-debug shows boxes, glues, kerns and penalties in the PDF output.




or (plain)

\input lua-visual-debug.sty

Requirements: The package has only been tested with Lua and the formats plain and . Other formats might work as well, but other engines only show a warning message.

Copyright 2012–2019 Patrick Gundlach (<patrick@gundla.ch>) and others (see Git information)

Package version: 0.7

Public repository: https://github.com/pgundlach/lvdebug

Licensed under the MIT license. See the Lua file for details.

The idea is heavily inspired by Hans Hagen's http://pragma-ade.com/articles/art-visi.pdf

Example output

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lua-visual-debug – Visual debugging with Lua

The package uses lua code to provide visible indications of boxes, glues, kerns and penalties in the PDF output.

The package is known to work in and Plain documents.

LicensesMIT License
Copyright2012–2019 Patrick Gundlach
MaintainerPatrick Gundlach
Contained inTeX Live as lua-visual-debug
MiKTeX as lua-visual-debug
TopicsDebug supp
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