[tex-live] [de.comp.text.tex] Re: hfoldsty und microtype - font
te at dbs.uni-hannover.de
Sun Aug 28 15:20:44 CEST 2005
> > How about including ifpdf in latex/required/tools?
> This has already been discussed with Thomas and Heiko. It belongs
> into tex/generic because it can be used with plain TeX as well.
latex/required/tools is a CTAN location, tex/generic a TDS path. I think
that Martin suggests this latex/required/tools, because this is one way
to ensure that all LaTeX systems contain ifpdf.sty (at least all systems
newer than a given date).
CTAN directories do not directly map into installation directgories.
babel is one example which resides in CTAN:macros/latex/required, but
it it usually installed into tex/generic/babel in a TDS tree.
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