[tex-live] TL vs. MiKTeX [was: Re: Perl for Windows]

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Wed Jun 21 22:25:56 CEST 2006

> >>>>> "Juergen" == Juergen Fenn <juergen.fenn at gmx.de> writes:
>   > Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> writes:
>   >> miktex's success is, apart from sophisticated packaging, also due
>   >> to the fact that the author went its one way and is free from
>   >> cross platform woes; however, i dunny what the state is of the
>   >> miktex unix port (announced some tiem ago on the website)
>   > It's still beta, but some posters on de.comp.text.tex have said
>   > they are already using the package manager and it's said to work
>   > alright.
> Does Christian intends to port the complete MikTeX to UNIX or just the
> package manager?

the whole thing, as i understood it.  (he's ported the package manager
already, after all...)

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