[tex-live] License of TeX

gnwiii at gmail.com gnwiii at gmail.com
Mon May 1 22:50:52 CEST 2006

On 5/1/06, Kaja P. Christiansen <kaja at daimi.au.dk> wrote:
> Karl writes:
>  >     Check out the latest pdfTeX 1.40-beta. :-)
>  >
>  > Nothing on pdftex.org.  Nothing on pdftex.sarovar.org.  Ah, there it is,
>  > at
>  > http://sarovar.org/download.php/913/pdftex-1.40.0-beta-20060213.tar.bz2.
>  > I should have known, I guess.
> I wouldn't known either, would rather look for NEWS or Changelog file,
> or similar, simple and informative. How about making such a file, Martin?

It makes sense for people to start using pdftex-1.40.0-beta now, so
any bugs can be worked out in advance of the next round of updates to
the texmf trees.

I can report that building pdftex-1.40.0-beta on linux is simple, but
building pdftex-1.30 on Win32 exhausted what small patience I have
with Win32, so I've been using Akira Kakuto's w32tex:


George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia

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