[tex-live] Proposal for collection reorganization

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Wed Jun 7 21:10:59 CEST 2006

Hi Karl!

On Mit, 07 Jun 2006, Karl Berry wrote:
>   bibleref -- The bibleref package.
>   ledmac -- Typeset scholarly editions in parallel texts.
>   linguex -- Format linguist examples.
> I don't think these packages belong in a collection named with the
> English word "science".

Ok, linguist I included into science, but we can leave it in extra, ok
with me. There are several others like this.

> In general, I can't get a grip on collection-pdfetex right now.  Maybe
> we should come back to it later.

Easy: context people need these packages or want these packages, but not
the rest of the latex world. So -pdfetex collects stuff which is usefull
for both latex and context people. 

Best wishes


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