[tex-live] Re: Debian-TeXlive Proposal II
karl at freefriends.org
Wed Jan 26 22:10:06 CET 2005
> Since I didn't see any sense in TEXMFDIST for a Debian package, I
> was inclined not to use it, but keep all files in TEXMFMAIN (plus the
> generated ones in VARTEXMF). I think we should coordinate on this.
Karl, Sebastian, what do you mean?
I think TL should follow teTeX. There are a lot of trees now, for
As far as TEXMFDIST goes -- Frank, its purpose, as Fabrice envisioned
it, is not to be "replaced completely with a new tarball". It's to
provide files which are distribution-independent. That (in principle)
MiKTeX and XEmTeX and teTeX and ... could share.
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