[tex-live] .texdist for texlive-2008?

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Mon Sep 1 02:38:00 CEST 2008

On Aug 31, 2008, at 08:56, Tammo Jan Dijkema wrote:

> The following question is Mac OSX specific. I've downloaded and  
> installed a test release of texlive 2008 yesterday, and also  
> installed the MacTeX-extras from Richard Koch's homepage. One thing  
> I'm missing to get everything working nicely, is a .texdist bundle  
> to be placed in /Library/TeX/Distribution, to use Jerome Laurens'  
> and Gerben Wierda's mechanism for switching between distributions.  
> Could I download this bundle somewhere? Or will it be provided in  
> MacTeX when it's finished?
> Tammo Jan Dijkema

Yes, definitively. I know Richard Koch is working on MacTeX2008, and  
I'm sure it will be released as soon as TL2008 gets the green light.

Best regards,


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