latexindent on ctan: hopeful restructuring

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at
Tue Oct 25 09:16:05 CEST 2022

út 25. 10. 2022 v 0:36 odesílatel Max Chernoff <mseven at> napsal:
> Hi Chris, Karl,
> > However, Biber has a number of dependencies that are not part of
> > standard Perl (IPC::Cmd, Log::Log4perl, List::AllUtils, maybe more).
> > Users (of native TL) would have to install all such dependencies by hand
> > (cpan install ...) before Biber could be run, which would surely induce
> > yet more dependencies, site-specific problems, etc.
> This seems to be the case for latexindent too, at least on my system.
> When running latexindent, Perl was giving me "module not found" errors.
> After I manually installed YAML::Tiny and File::HomeDir, latexindent
> works great. I'm using an up-to-date TL 2022 (installed directly from
> on an up-to-date Fedora 36 x86_64 system. I know very little
> about Perl packaging, so perhaps there's just something weird with my
> system.
> Thanks,
> -- Max
There are many perl packages which are available for Fedora but not
instaled as default.

Zdeněk Wagner

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