[tex-live] e-TeX 2.2 schedule update

Olaf Weber olaf at infovore.xs4all.nl
Thu Aug 26 23:29:06 CEST 2004

Karl Berry writes:

>>     We are still not finished with building binaries

> Yeah, like not even started :).

> Martin, I saw that you have been checking in pdftex stuff, although CTAN
> is still at pdftex-1.11b, apparently up to rc7.2 now.  Are you getting
> close?  Should we ask everyone to build binaries at this point and start
> more serious testing, or are there known problems?

> Anyway, as far as etex 2.2 goes, I agree with Norbert -- go for it this
> year if it looks reasonable (which I'm guessing is the case) or there's
> something critical included.  Else postpone.

I think it looks reasonable.  So I suppose I'd better get going, and
move the bottleneck elsewhere again.  ;-)

Olaf Weber

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