[tex-live] Updating packages over the internet a la MiKTeX

Staszek Wawrykiewicz staw at gust.org.pl
Mon Jun 7 19:00:17 CEST 2004

On Mon, 7 Jun 2004, Sebastian Rahtz wrote:

> > (1) i miss the tree: texmf-extra
> that's part of the DVD tree, nothing to do with TeX Live

I cannot agree to include on DVD something not available for most
users having only CD ROM.

> > (2) when watching the file list fly by i saw that there are still 
> > gzipped afm files
> lm fonts, at least, are delivered compressed from CTAN. 
> should we uncompress?

I posed that question yesterday... Well, I'll uncompress it for CTAN.
> > (3) since the whole latex documentation seems to be there, if needed i 
> > can provide a complete set of context documentation -)

You're welcome.

Staszek Wawrykiewicz
StaW at gust.org.pl

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