[tex-live] pretest: Asymptote links against old libreadline

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Tue Jul 7 11:59:50 CEST 2009

On Di, 07 Jul 2009, Philipp Stephani wrote:
> I cannot run the pretest's asy binary on Linux since it links to
> libreadline.so.4 which isn't available on my Ubuntu system any more.
> Please consider linking against readline v.5, which was released five
> years ago.

On Di, 07 Jul 2009, Zdenek Wagner wrote:
> are quite conservative. I found that I have both libreadline.so.4.3
> and libreadline.so.5.1.

Still, if most systems have readline 5 on board it would be better.
Debian has the same problem that there is no readline4.

Best wishes


Dr. Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at>        Vienna University of Technology
Debian Developer <preining at debian.org>                         Debian TeX Group
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