[tex-live] trouble starting context on latest tl2008 developer snapshot

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Tue Jul 8 22:27:38 CEST 2008

David Kastrup writes:

 > Actually, right now there is a trend for ultralight laptops like the
 > Asus Eee PC with resolutions like 1024x600.  This would seem to suffer
 > from the same cutoff.

The GUI interface uses locale and depends on system fonts.  There is
no way to check whether all this is set up properly on a particular
system.  I expected such problems.

As a last resort you could try "install-tl --no-gui".  The text-based
user interface avoids system dependencies and dependes solely on pure

Please let me know if "install-tl --no-gui" doesn't work everywhere.
It's designed to work everywhere.  Please complain if it doesn't.


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