[tex-live] verbatimcopy package missing

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Wed Sep 17 18:25:28 CEST 2008

Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> wrote:

> On Mi, 17 Sep 2008, Lars Madsen wrote:
[context docs]
> > as I remember they are creative commons, and thus not in TL, as creative 
> > commons is not a debian free license (I think that was the argument, 
> Not completely right. The context manuals are cc with the nosell clause.
> So including them would make DVD distribution/selling problematic.
> Do you want that? We not. 

it's hard to imagine anyone does.

> And now please let us finish this discussion, the rules are stated and
> repeated, and it is up to the authors to decide what they want.
> Still, there is CTAN, people can get whatever they miss from there.

actually, we don't hold context documentation.  i think i asked about it
some time back, but they declined.  i'm never entirely sure about
context ... it seems a good thing, but its changes flash past like
quicksilver.  (also, of course, they have their own tex engine -- texlua
-- that i've not managed to catch up with.)


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