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

Staszek Wawrykiewicz staw at gust.org.pl
Tue Jan 23 22:49:08 CET 2007

On Tue, 23 Jan 2007, Norbert Preining wrote:

> Sorry my permanence, but I don't want to mess up everythin in the last
> minute.
> I asked "Ok, I assume ..., NOT about..." and you answered "Yes, ..."
> which for me says "Right, I am only talking about the -pl stuff".

Sorry for my bad wording. I meant: you can also remove pdfetex.pool 
as completely obsolete (and dated Jan 3 2006 :-)

> So IF I remove the pdfetex.pool file, will NOTHING break? Can someone
> check this?

Yes, I checked that, eg. after removing pdfetex.pool:
pdfetex --ini *pdfetex.ini
or running fmtutil

Staszek Wawrykiewicz
StaW at gust.org.pl

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