[tex-live] tl09 release status: coming up
mpg at elzevir.fr
Fri Oct 9 11:42:40 CEST 2009
Joseph Wright a écrit :
> Philip TAYLOR wrote:
>> It seems to me that moving to release status is still somewhat
>> premature for Windows users, who numerically exceed Linux users
>> by a substantial ratio.
> 1) When downloading the installer and letting it do the installation,
> all is fine. That is the most common method for Windows users, I suspect.
By the way, Phil, could you actually try this method (choosing scheme-minimal if
you want to avoid hours of download for testing)? Just to confirm that the
problem on your machine is actually related to rsync, and not to something in
> 2) Although there are lots of Windows users, most of them are likely to
> use MiKTeX if they want a TeX system.
I don't quite agree. I mean, you're right that most of them do, but we spent
quite a lot of time trying to get windows support right, it would be a pity to
say that people should just use MiKTeX after all these efforts.
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