[tex-live] verbatimcopy package missing

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Wed Sep 17 20:48:57 CEST 2008

Norbert Preining wrote:
> Hi Lars,
> On Mi, 17 Sep 2008, Lars Madsen wrote:
>>>> I also noticed that verbatimcopy package
>>>> (http://ctan.org/pkg/verbatimcopy) is missing in TeXLive 2008. Is it
>>>> possible to make it available by download?
>>> Done. Unfortunately, the author didn't provide the source of the
>>> documentation, so I had to remove it from TL...
>> and why wasn't the author (me) then contacted? I can find the source for 
>> the PDF without any problems
> the problem is quite simple: You uploaded the documentation without
> source. CTAN will just take what you upload. And TeX Live (we) take what
> is on CTAN and what we can take, ie, if source is present.
> If you re-upload to CTAN together with the source we will include the
> documentation.

I'll prepare a new version of verbatimcopy, Ulrich provided newer code 
for it, I just never got around to releasing it.


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