[tex-live] strange tex-pl.pool, pdfetex-pl.pool, pdfetex.pool files are getting installed

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Tue Jan 23 20:42:00 CET 2007

Hi Staszek!

On Die, 23 Jan 2007, Staszek Wawrykiewicz wrote:
> > These are:
> > 	pdfetex-pl.pool
> > 	tex-pl.pool
> > 	pdfetex.pool
> > (wiht pdfetex.pool I am not sure whether we need it for the link...)
> We don't need that as it is very old .pool file, not compatible with
> the current pdftex.

Ok, I assume you are talking about the -pl.pool files, not about the
pdfetex.pool file.

> Please do all that. One thing more to consider: we can also
> remove in texmf/web2c/fmtutil.cnf all those lines concerning
> "experimental" -pl formats. They do not hurt so much, but for a sake...

Yes, I will do this, too.

Best wishes


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