[tex-live] -var and -local [was:] install for compr...

Staszek Wawrykiewicz staw at gust.org.pl
Tue Jun 22 18:51:35 CEST 2004

On Tue, 22 Jun 2004, Sebastian Rahtz wrote:

> Karl Berry wrote:
> >We've been using texmf-var for all such automatically updated stuff for
> >years.  Why change now?  Who benefits?
> >
> I think we need to pin down who/what *is* writing in TEXMFLOCAL. Is it 
> texconfig?

Yes. When you run texconfig for the first time it makes the whole
texmf-local tree and copy here config files. I'd love if texconfig
can make the local tree as an option...

Staszek Wawrykiewicz
StaW at gust.org.pl

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