pretesting please

Simon Spiegel simon at
Mon Mar 18 08:06:39 CET 2019

> On 16 Mar 2019, at 23:53, Karl Berry <karl at FREEFRIENDS.ORG> wrote:
> Hi everyone - if you have any chance of installing the TL pretest and
> trying it out on your documents, please do!
> <>
> Every year for a while there have been one or two major bugs that aren't
> found before the release, thus necessitating quick rebuilds. It would be
> nice if we didn't have that happen this year. There is no other way than
> to have as many people as possible try the pretest. You can throw away
> the entire pretest directory after the release is made, all TL
> installations are independent.
> The freebsd binaries are not yet updated, but all other platforms have been.
> Please report any problems, and thanks,
> Karl

I installed MacTeX pretest and tried it with the 434 pages book I have just finished writing. Updating and compiling the document worked flawlessly.


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