[tex-live] CD images
sebastian.rahtz at computing-services.oxford.ac.uk
Wed Jun 11 19:16:24 CEST 2003
In message <200306111339.h5BDdKE12754 at f7.net> karl at freefriends.org (Karl Berry) writes:
> Since the final layout of the CD differs from what we have in the depot,
> I'd suggest just making another directory at the same level as
> Master and Build for the contents of CD1, CD2 (DVD?). It can avoid
> Why are we making the DVD and the CD different? Trying to keep them in
> sync sounds painful.
there is no sync; there are all products built from a master source
Why not just put the compressed files on the dvd as
> well, so they can be the same? How many people will really care about
> running TL live from the DVD? Seems vanishingly small to me.
but reading things on the DVD is worthwhile
> For that matter, I've always wondered why Master exists at all, and
> isn't just created by running make in Build.
fai point. because all that the "make" would do is "cp -r" :-}
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