[tex-live] When will TeXLive 2007 find its way to debian-repos?

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Fri Mar 16 14:01:29 CET 2007

Søren Christensen <severino at ulvedalen.dk> wrote:

> On Fri, 16 Mar 2007 12:38:46 +0100, Frank Küster wrote:
>> Søren Christensen <severino at ulvedalen.dk> wrote:
> [snip] 
>>> Does anybody know when the new texlive-edition will show up in Debian-Etch
>>> reposities?
>> Never.  etch is going to be released on December 4th, 2006, err, April
>> 2th, 2007, anyway, real soon now.  No time for new upstream versions.
>>> Or have I missed something? Updating package-lists doesn't bring up
>>> tex-live 2007 (as far as I can tell) I'm specifically looking for XeTeX.
> Ok. Thank You, I have missed the Etch -> Stable news. 

Just to be clear:  It is not yet April, and etch is not yet stable.

> Perhaps it's time to
> switch to experimental. I'm not in a hurry, so this is very fine.

I think we will provide backports for etch, too - at least as soon as
etch is released and backports.org has an etch branch.  Maybe earlier,
on tug.org.

Regards, Frank
Dr. Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)

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