[tex-live] time to compile

Gerben Wierda Sherlock@rna.nl
Tue, 28 Jan 2003 23:25:14 +0100

I synced with source today at 22:00

When configuring I got:

> /bin/sh: ./configure: /bin/sh: bad interpreter: Permission denied

which is understandable as the first line of the main configure script 

> #! /bin/sh

with whitspace between #! and /bin/sh


On Thursday, Jan 16, 2003, at 22:10 Europe/Amsterdam, Sebastian Rahtz 

> I have just updated the Perforce tree in //depot/Build/source/... with
> what should now
> be a stable source. The same thing should appear
> shortly as a teTeX release. It includes web2c 7.4.4,
> pdftex 1.10a, and omega 1.23.2
> Fingers crossed, we are now at a stage where web2c,
> teTeX and TeXLive are all at the same point, which
> is really excellent news.
> Could I ask everyone who has compiled binaries for TeX Live
> before to gird up their loins, download the source,
> and try again? Either send me the binaries, or
> put them in Perforce yourself. Watch yourself,
> as there are more programs, and many programs which
> were small scripts before are now symbolic links.
> The next event, all being well, will be the integration
> of Knuth's new release; there may also be a changed
> dvips if a discussion about security on another list
> goes somewhere; and we can probably expect more Omega
> in due course.
> Sebastian
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