> Bytecode and \luafunction (which is new) are both on a list of various
> 'things that need allocators' that I've raised with the rest of the
> team, although perhaps I didn't spell this one out.  One of the reasons
> we've switched expl3 from using a bytecode-based approach for storing
> the Lua version of \pdfstrcmp is that with no allocator we can't
> actually be sure that we are doing the 'right' thing using one!

Sure! So the plan would be to add an allocator for these in LaTeX2e
kernel? As well as allocators for cctables and attributes? This would be

Thank you,