[tex-live] TL-2009 : Installation flexibility and configurability

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Tue Mar 23 20:10:53 CET 2010

On Di, 23 Mär 2010, Philip TAYLOR wrote:
> under $TEXDIR/texmf-dist to actually be under
> $TEXDIR/texmf/dist, by analogy with all the other
> locations which I have specified as
> 	$TEXDIR/texmf/local
> 	$TEXDIR/texmf/var
> 	$TEXDIR/texmf/config
> 	$TEXDIR/texmf/home

Not supported. You can relocate it by hand, but that will break updates.

Allowing this to be configurable makes updates over the network
quasi impossible.

Best wishes

Norbert Preining            preining@{jaist.ac.jp, logic.at, debian.org}
JAIST, Japan            TU Wien, Austria           Debian TeX Task Force
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