[tex-live] tl09 release status: coming up

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Wed Oct 7 13:28:54 CEST 2009

On Mi, 07 Okt 2009, Lars Madsen wrote:
> shouldn't it just test for it at the start, and provide the question  
> before it starts reading, because at the momemnt the y/n question comes  
> after the reading.

Yes it should, and that is what I have changed just now. So tomorrows
installer will have that it first asks and then loads (if y).

> BTW: have anyone been working on a transplant script for TL09? By this I  
> mean a script that can be used when one wants to more a TL09  
> installation from one mashine to a Windows, and then integrate it into  
> windows (menus, PATH and stuff). There was a script in TL08, that almost  
> did all of this.

Hmm, there was an example script from Siep, but I have no idea
where it disappeared.


> Then having the entire installation on a USB will making the  
> installation a lot faster. (at least in theory)

Yeah that we have ... somewhere ... just forgotten where.

Best wishes


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