[tex-live] TeX Live suggestions

Donald Arseneau asnd at triumf.ca
Thu Jan 21 20:05:43 CET 2010

Heiko Oberdiek <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de> writes:

> I think, having a .txt file in the TDS:doc// tree is better than
> adding special handling for special files in `texdoc'.

OK, that sounds easy.

> The current texdoc version defines aliases for url, ulem, ...
> that redirect the request to the .sty file, excerpt from texdoc.cnf:

Does texdoc ordinarily search for pdf/ps/txt in some order,
without any special aliases?  I imagine there are aliases for
such things as "graphics" -> "grfguide".

> > Hmmm, the version on ctan is 2000 whereas my copy is 2004, so some minor
> > fixes went unreleased.
> CTAN:macros/latex/contrib/misc/url.sty has file date 2007/12/10

The 2000 date is for ulem.sty.  

Donald Arseneau                          asnd at triumf.ca

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