[texhax] [tex-live] Compiling TeX from source

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Fri Oct 16 11:38:32 CEST 2009

2009/10/16 Vafa Khalighi <vafa at users.berlios.de>:
> Does anyone know how I can compile tex from its source. I run tangle on
> tex.web  to get the pascal file but when running gpc on tex.p, I get some
> errors.
You may need some patch for your OS. I compiled it from sources only
in my TL copy, just by running

./Build --without-xindy

in the Build/source directory. I cannot compile xindy because I do not
have clisp but Joachim Schrod wrote me some time ago where I can find

> Thanks
> --
> Vafa

Zdeněk Wagner

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