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darrell at cs.ucsc.edu
Wed Jul 30 01:34:06 CEST 2008
I'm afraid I don't have time to do a custom installation. The beauty
of Mac Ports is the simplicity. If you know the port maintainer,
please push them to move to the 2008 version.
On Jul 29, 2008, at 3:38 PM, George N. White III wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 7:00 PM, Darrell Long <darrell at cs.ucsc.edu>
>> I did:
>> sudo port install texlive
>> and this is what gets installed:
>> texlive @2007 tex/texlive tex
>> live_base @2007 tex/texlive_base
>> texlive_texmf-full @2007 tex/texlive_texmf-full
>> texlive_texmf-minimal @2007 tex/texlive_texmf-minimal
>> texconfig and texconfig-sys are there, but no sign of tlmgr.
>> % find /opt -name '*tlmgr*' -print
> tlmgr is new with TeX Live 2008. Mac TeX is also TeX Live 2007, but
> will eventually use 2008.
> Unless you really need backwards compatibility, you should
> consider install the 2008 version and helping with testing.
> I've been using it and have only very minor problems (the
> tlmgr gui doesn't work -- perhaps due to a bug in perl::Tk from
> macports, or the X11 port on Leopard (which I just
> updated in an attempt to solve some other X11 issues).
>> On Jul 29, 2008, at 2:28 PM, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
>>> Darrell Long writes:
>>>> Thanks. But it appears that tlmgr is not part of the distribution
>>>> comes with TeXlive for Mac Ports. I did a search for it and found
>>>> nothing (except a reference to it in a PDF file and this e-mail).
>>> Did you install MacTeX or TeX Live? If TeX Live doesn't install
>>> then it's clearly a bug. MacTeX might come with its own tools, but
>>> not familiar with them.
> George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
> Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia
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