[tex-live] Understanding TeXLive repos

Kaja P. Christiansen kaja@daimi.au.dk
Wed, 29 May 2002 18:11:39 +0200

Roozbeh Pournader writes:

 > Would someone please explain the exact game going in TeXLive repository?
 > What is '/Build/source' and what is '/Build/source.development'? Which one is 
 > used in the official TeXLive? What is the other?

    is for experimenting (or breaking) things. once it appears stable, 
    the files are copied to /Build/source

    are stable sources used for making TeXLive.

    is the actual contents of everything for TeXLive (covers both CDs).