[tex-live] license info in tpm file

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Mon Sep 26 21:00:02 CEST 2005

karl at freefriends.org (Karl Berry) wrote:

>     the texlive repository is
>     populated with already processed sty and cls files, not by copying dtx
>     and ins and running latex over the ins, right?
> We do the latter -- copy dtx/ins from CTAN and run latex over them (via,
> mostly, Sebastian's Build/cdbuild/ctan2tds.pl script).  We have to,
> since CTAN does not generally provide the generated sty/cls/whatever.

Err, right, I should have known.  What I really should have asked: do
you also generate to documentation, or take what's on CTAN (meaning that
you don't have to check how many runs, makeindex invocations etc are

Regards, Frank
Frank Küster
Inst. f. Biochemie der Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer

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