[tex-live] Package preparation question (directory structure)

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Wed Sep 4 19:33:43 CEST 2013

Am Wed, 4 Sep 2013 19:10:13 +0200 schrieb Urs Liska:

>>> Does that mean I should simply put the scripts in a /scripts/lilyglpyhs
>>> directory and wait for the distribution to create wrapper scripts for
>>> it? And how would I refer to these beforehand?

>> Before what? When the distributions create the first time a
>> distribution-package of lilyglyphs they will also (if there are
>> willing to create the wrappper at all and if they realize that it is
>> needed) create the wrapper.
> Yes, exactly. Does that mean I can't refer to any possible wrapper 
> scripts (or the location of the actual scripts) in the manual when I 
> first upload the package?

Wrapper scripts are created by distributions, not by CTAN. You can't
neither be sure that it is created nor when nor if all your users
will have access to such a wrapper (users using e.g. Texlive 2012 or
an older miktex will probably not get your package through a package
manager). So simply write "perhaps your distribution created a

Ulrike Fischer 

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