[tex-live] Re: Change of BSTINPUTS entry in tex-common

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Sat Jul 23 16:39:08 CEST 2005

On Sam, 23 Jul 2005, Arne Jørgensen wrote:
> > Can we add this to tex-common stuff 65BibTeX.cnf? Or is there a problem
> > with tetex?
> We could also have texlive-binextra (which bibtex8 is part of) ship a
> file
>     /etc/texmf/texmf.d/65BibTeX8.cnf

No. Frank Küster and we have agreed that we have only *one* texmf.cnf
stuff as long as possible, and this is located in tex-common.

Up to now neither tetex (>3.0_5 or so) nor texlive install texmf.d/*
files. We want to keep it in one place.

> That way it won't interfere with teTeX (not even with TeX Live's own
> bibtex). That's what I'm doing on my system currently.

With new tetex there will be no interference anymore.

Best wishes


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