[tex-live] Some comments
staw at gust.org.pl
Thu May 22 03:54:50 CEST 2003
On Wed, 21 May 2003, Jean Francis MICHON wrote:
> Typing with a french keyboard in Winshell gives no problem but when compiling no accented character appears in the viewer.
> French users must put two instructions like
> at the beginnig of their latex files. The first instruction is to tell
> to the compiler to use 8-bit coding of french character. The second is
> standard for french style.
> French users must go to the Bernard Gaulle web site to have complete
> explanations and other alternatives.
Due to the (strange) problems with license, french.sty package
cannot be distributed on the CD TL. Instead, frenchle.sty is provided
and installed when selecting French support.
> 2nd difficulty (package installation):
> I needed "xy" package . I got the package on the web and installed it ,
> respecting the installation procedure enclosed. But it did'nt work. The
> compiler did not find the "xy.sty" package. This is because the user
> must rebuild the "ls-R" database before using the package .
> To rebuild this database user must go to "TEXLive -> Maintenance
> ->Rebuild ls-R" program option proposed in the Windows program launcher.
xy.sty is a part of xypic package, already available on TL.
Have you read the section 5.2 of the TL documentation?
5.2 Ajouter des composants \'a votre syst\`eme
Your notes are already there.
All the best,
StaW at gust.org.pl
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