[tex-live] Re: Debian TeX live packages are ready for testing

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Thu Jul 21 10:56:29 CEST 2005

karl at freefriends.org (Karl Berry) wrote:

>     the bugs in the texinfo package are actually upstream issues, 
> What bugs in the texinfo package?  I am the upstream maintainer.  Most
> bug reports I've received recently were resolved in 4.8, which Debian
> didn't have.

Any of the 23 normal, minor, or wishlist bugs, not marked "forwarded to upstream" on

The 4th and 7th are (or rather were?)  probably a Debian issue, the
others under "normal" all look like upstream problems.  It would have
been Josip's responsibility to contact you (or to orphan the package)

>     it turns out that texlive-texinfo is better than the current Debian
> texlive-texinfo is exactly the same as texinfo 4.8.

I meant "if it turns out that the Debian package "texlive-texinfo" is in
a better shape than the current Debian "texinfo" package ..."

Regards, Frank
Frank Küster
Inst. f. Biochemie der Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer

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