packages not found

Ulrike Fischer news3 at
Thu Feb 6 15:40:06 CET 2020

Am Thu, 6 Feb 2020 14:32:54 +0000 schrieb Stoughton, Neal:

> Hello.  I am a new user of this TeXLive.  I installed the most
> basic installation because I have very little space on my tablet
> device.  But when I try running Lualatex to process the file it
> stops with errors like:  "LaTeX Error:  File 'luainputenc.sty'
> not found." Is there some way to get the installation to just
> prompt me to install it automatically? 

No, miktex has an on-the-fly installation but not texlive.

> I have no idea which packages I am missing.  

Well luainputenc.sty is in the luainputenc package. You can find
this out with 

tlmgr search --global --file luainputenc.sty

But why do you use the sty? Imho it is quite unnecessary today.

Ulrike Fischer

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