[tex-live] cry havoc and let loose the dogs of war

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Sun Feb 15 00:39:29 CET 2004

On Sam, 14 Feb 2004, Sebastian Rahtz wrote:
> >Linux/alpha should not be too bad, I think I uploaded quite recent
> >binaries.
> >
> careful. you need dvips from yesterday or so,
> to work with the current tree

Fortunately all our `user computers' are i386/linux, and I also compile
the binaries myself for alpha and i386.

I couldn't find a description of the change made to dvips, I guess it is
about TEXCONFIG and where to find map files, isn't it? The perforce
change description was a bit short.

> >I am working with the Master/texmf tree at several places without
> >problem. Only on the university (with 20+ computers) I am still
> >hesitating to make the big p4 sync which does the texmf-dist stuff
> tread carefully....

I am used to problems, nobody will kill me here, I am not paid at all,
neither is the second admin -- that's live on the university.

Best wishes


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