[tex-live] Re: Some (minor) users' problems with TeXLIve 2005

Ralf Stubner ralf.stubner at physik.uni-erlangen.de
Mon Jan 30 19:49:59 CET 2006

karl at freefriends.org (Karl Berry) writes:

>     * The 'picins' package has been dropped since TeXLive 2004; which is
>     fair enough, since CTAN classifies it as a LaTeX 2.09 offering
> Yes, it was CTAN's moving the package that prompted me to drop it, as I
> recall.  People still use 2.09, huh?  I suppose I could reinstate it,
> but since you said picinpar is a good replacement, might as well not?

'picins' was removed because it is not free software. See the discussion
in last october. Unfortunately, I haven't had time yet to follow up on
the possible contacts suggested by Joachim in that thread. Anybody?


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