[tex-live] texlive7 and MacOSX

Michel Bovani michel.bovani@wanadoo.fr
Mon, 20 May 2002 14:46:09 +0200

Le 20/05/02 13:35, « Gerben Wierda » <sherlock@rna.nl> a écrit :

> On Monday, May 20, 2002, at 12:21 , Michel Bovani wrote:
>> I don't find any mention of Darwin in TeXLive-7-20020515/config.guess
>> and
>> any config.sub file at all...
> You are right. I was mistaken.
> I agree with Thomas, though. It is not the best solution to maintain
> your own config.guess/sub.

I agree too, but

Le 18/05/02 17:29, « Sebastian Rahtz »
<sebastian.rahtz@computing-services.oxford.ac.uk> a écrit :

> d) next weekend I will review reports and make changes
>   which are unequivocally necessary

And presently MacOSX platform is recognized (by a non standard config.guess,

So you have to convince Sebastian that installing the "net" config.guess,
modifying install-cd.sh and install-pkg.sh, and then testing *all* texlive
platforms recognition is "unequivocally necessary" :-)

Anyway it should be done for next texlive release...

Michel Bovani