[tex-live] can you remove a package from TeXLive?

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Mon Jan 25 19:22:02 CET 2010

On Mon, Jan 25, 2010 at 1:05 PM, George N. White III <gnwiii at gmail.com> wrote:

> In my view, there is no point putting something that can only be used with
> one 3rd party app in TL -- it just makes work for all concerned.  TL and
> MiKTeX both make it easy to include additional texmf trees -- why not tell
> sage to RTF {TL,miktex} M and add a sagetex texmf tree, which would
> need to be included in the distribution?

It was my point of view with Asymptote. However if sagetex.sty is
automatically installed into texmf-local (as asymptote does when
compiling/installing from the source) then it takes priority over  its
counterpart in texmf-dist

Victor Ivrii, Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto

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