TeX-LIVE bug reports
Wed, 28 Jun 2000 14:17:11 +0100 (BST)
Michal Sevcenko SITE writes:
> 1) if I install the distribution to the directory, whose name contains
> space(s) (e.g. "C:\Program Files\TeX"), distribution does not work
> properly. E.g. typing "kpsewhich latex.fmt" does not report any occurence
> of such a file. If I use MS-DOS equivalent name (e.g. "C:\Progra~1\TeX"),
> it works OK.
I thought that this was documented somewhere? its a well-known problem
> 2) some batch files in $(TEX)\bin\win32 (e.g. amstex.bat) use UNIX line
> breaks (line feeds only). This is OK under NTs, but 98s (and maybe 95s too)
> cannot run such batchfiles. If I fix these files manually, they work OK.
yes, this was embarassing. we found it a couple of weeks ago. its OK