[tex-live] Re: TL binary builds?
olaf at infovore.xs4all.nl
Sun Aug 14 16:21:15 CEST 2005
Karl Berry writes:
> Meanwhile, I noticed that i386-linux and alpha-linux have two
> executables which are not in the new mips-irix set: utf8mex and ttf2tex.
> For ttf2tex, it seems this is something that just got thrown in "by
> hand" last year. I'll see if I can get the package in the tree
> properly, if it's still relevant.
> For utf8mex, I realize I am not exactly sure what creates symlinks to
> pdfetex. Will have to look that up, unless someone else can point me ...
FWIW, the way I build on IRIX is that I remove all the directories
stuff gets installed to before doing the 'make world'. Then I copy
the installed binaries and links into the Master tree.
As part of this, a fmtutil.cnf derived from TeX/texk/web2c/fmtutil.in
gets installed in texmf/web2c before the formats are generated. The
"official" texmf/web2c/fmtutil.cnf contains a line for utf8mex, which
is missing in fmtutil.in in the source tree. (There are also some
gratuitous whitespace differences.)
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