[tex-live] Compiling from source

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Thu Jan 15 00:27:46 CET 2015

On Wed, 14 Jan 2015, Henrique Lengler wrote:
> I know and I said this, what I also ask is what to do with these files,
> this I can't find in the internet.

No, it is *easy* to find:
	Deployment and testing

Henrique, here is a short recipe what you *SHOULD* do:
* build the binaries, put them into
* get the installer package install-tl.tar.gz (or zip)
* unpack it
* run   
        install-tl -custom-bin /foobar/mybins
* during the installation configuration do NOT change
  anthing related to binaries!

That should give you a working installation


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