# [metapost] file naming question.

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Thu Jan 21 08:19:21 CET 2010

Dan Luecking wrote:
>
> The behavior in TeX is rather simple and has been stable
> for some time in the systems I use (TeX Live), namely
> \jobname is the filename without its last extension (if
> there is any).

Oh, all right, I'll add a tracker item for the next bugfix
release.

But do I want to point out that the current 'stable' behavior
is *not* the same as the web implementations were: these
specified the current metapost 1.20X behavior.

Best wishes,
Taco