[tex-live] TL2004: Technical problems and testing

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Fri May 7 09:58:09 CEST 2004

At 05:32 07/05/2004, Thomas Esser wrote:

> > - 8-bit-troubles (tcx): These have caused severe problems in the
> >   past, but are supposed to be solved.
>We should help Olaf to find the right solution. The last statement from
>him to me was that the automatic loading of cp8bit.tcx does not work
>any more (due to encTeX) and that he rather desperately need feedback
>on what to do instead.

hm, can't we then just initialize tex's internal array to being 8 bit? if 
loading a tcx file breaks we're in deep trouble; i was under the impression 
that enctex was invisible unless features were invoked; if not, it should 
(as with etex extensions)


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