[tex-live] Installing TeXLive2008 on Cygwin

Angelo Graziosi angelo.graziosi at alice.it
Thu Aug 28 14:41:42 CEST 2008

Karl Berry ha scritto:
>     No, it does not show up nor is selected by defaul.
> In tlpkg/TeXLive/TLUtils.pm there is a function platform which maps
> config.guess output to TL platform names.  Depending on what
> config.guess outputs on Cygwin, you may need to tweak it.
> Here are my notes (from tlpkg/doc/packages.txt):
>  To add a new architecture:
>  - check that the config.guess output maps to our architecture name
>    (the `platform' routine in TeXLive/TLUtils.pm)
>  - create directory in Master/bin and add at least one file
>  - add lzma and lzmadec binaries in Master/tlpkg/installer
>  - add description in Master/tlpkg/TeXLive/TLUtils.pm
>  - regenerate tlpdb.

How to regenerate tlpdb?


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