[tex-live] filename clash [case] in tex4ht

Eitan Gurari gurari at cse.ohio-state.edu
Tue Jan 9 11:43:21 CET 2007


I believe the file


can be removed, as it should by now affect only users of old
versions of arabi.


Any comments?


Jonathan Kew writes:
 > The new version of tex4ht in TeX Live (checked in as rev. 3262)  
 > contains both
 >    texmf-dist/tex/generic/tex4ht/Arabicore.4ht
 >    texmf-dist/tex/generic/tex4ht/arabicore.4ht
 > The same case difference occurs in the \Hinput{...} line within the  
 > files; otherwise, they are identical.
 > Is there a need for these two files to exist, or is it an accident?  
 > The distinction will be lost on case-insensitive file systems, so it  
 > would be unwise for anything to depend on it.
 > In the case of the TeX Live repository, this situation creates  
 > Subversion checkout difficulties when using a working copy on a case- 
 > insensitive volume. Therefore, I'd like to delete one of the pair,  
 > unless this will break something else.
 > JK

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