[tex-live] CJK in texlive*.deb packages (Debian testing)
daniel.flipo at univ-lille1.fr
Sat Sep 23 18:26:03 CEST 2006
Hi Norbert, hi all!
I have switched from tetex to texlive in Debian testing and use now
the texlive debian packages instead of my TeXLive2005 distribution
(that I have kept aside to be able to check possible differences).
Everything works fine and smooth for me, thanks *a lot* to all of those
who worked hard on this project!
Only Chinese (CJK in fact but I only use Chinese) support is missing:
there is no `texlive-lang-cjk' package, I tried to install the following
cjk-latex, gs-cjk-resource, freetype1-tools (these are OK),
the TTF fonts:
xfonts-arphic-gbsn00lp, xfonts-arphic-gkai00mp (OK too),
but the corresponding tfm-arphic-* packages:
tfm-arphic-gbsn00lp and tfm-arphic-gkai00mp
require tetex and *not* texlive. It looks like an (easy to fix?)
dependence problem in the tfm-arphic-* packages...
Are there plans to build a `texlive-lang-cjk' package which would
install all the stuff needed to typeset CJK languages, including the
standard (free) fonts and their map files?
Thanks again and best wishes,
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