[tex-live] where are we going?

Fabrice Popineau Fabrice.Popineau at supelec.fr
Sun Jun 8 13:34:06 CEST 2003

> On Fri, Jun 06, 2003 at 02:48:38PM +0100, Sebastian Rahtz wrote:
>> b) shall we use the current set of binaries, or compile a new set
>> from source.development?

> Well, afaik, the differences between source / source.development are
> (resp. should be): - libtool (in source.development) instead of
> klibtool (in source) - new tex.web in source.development

> I am unsure about the status of e-TeX and Omega with regard to the new
> tex.web changes. Peter wanted to make a new e-TeX release, but I have
> not yet seen this. And Omega ... I have no idea what should be done
> about it.

I have made (in my source tree) all the changes to accomodate the new
tex.web file. But I can't guarantee anything about the result, apart
that the usual tests do run. I even added encTeX to web2c 7.5.2, on top
of TeX 3.141592. If you want the change files, I can upload them to


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