[tex-live] TeXLive 6
Wed, 12 Sep 2001 15:45:58 +0100
Martin Ward writes:
> First of all, the long-standing bug(s) in texconfig have not been fixed:
did you report them to anyone? I simply take the current from teTeX
> it still crashes on *all* the Linux terminals I have tried it on.
bizarre. I have not heard that report before. I have been using Linux
since forever, and running texconfig, and have never had such a crash...
> Secondly, I chose to install all the collections (but not any extra
> languages), the install seemed to go OK, but it failed on trying to
> recreate the formats.
> It seems that the latex format tries to load the file
> texmf/tex/generic/hyphen/frhyph.tex which had not been installed.
that should not happen. is this an entirely clean setup, no old files?
what does "kpsewhich language.dat" report, and what does it contain?
> Next I tried to set the mode with "texconfig mode jetiiisi"
> which gave some highly informative error messages:
I am sorry, I cannot reproduce that error.
something in your Linux environment must be very different from mine!