@INC in updmap

Norbert Preining norbert at preining.info
Sun Jun 7 12:57:27 CEST 2020

Hi Johannes,

> Because until now, i have no need for a tlpkg directory. As i'm


> TEXMFROOT here is /usr/share.

Ah, I had this back then in Debian for long time, but now switched to

> As i'd like put everything tex-related in $TEXMFROOT/texmf-dist/ , none of
> these fit, especially not /usr/share/tlpkg.

I agree, then as you did putting the perl modules into scripts/texlive
is a good idea. 

But I guess you have to patch anyway other stuff, is patching updmap too
much? I can do the changes if it would help, but generally prefer not to
add additional search paths if necessary.

> Maybe /usr/share/perl5/ would be good alternative for me for the
> TeXLive-dir.

That would probably work, too, and would be more "distribution" like.



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