[tex-live] Problem with pax.win32

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Wed Mar 19 12:21:11 CET 2014

2014-03-19 12:14 GMT+01:00 Philip Taylor <P.Taylor at rhul.ac.uk>:
> Zdenek Wagner wrote:
>> 2014-03-19 11:56 GMT+01:00 Siep Kroonenberg <siepo at cybercomm.nl>:
>>> So you'll need an independent perl installation.
>> However, pdfannotextractor is a part of TL and requires Which.pm
> Is there not a difference between "a part of TL" (i.e., included
> in a TeX Live distribution) and "a part of the TeX Live
> infrastructure" ?  If there is (and I believe that there is),
> then the fact that (e.g.,) "pdfannotextractor" is a part of
> TeX Live does not (necessarily) make it a part of the TeX Live
> infrastructure, and it may therefore require a PERL distribution
> other than that shipped as a part of the TeX Live infrastructure.
I hope that all perl scripts in the bin/win32 directory should work in
Windows with the supplied perl (not only epstopdf). And
pdfannotextractor is there. I agree that supplied perl is not the full
replacement for general use.

> Philip Taylor

Zdeněk Wagner

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