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

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Thu Jul 10 14:45:13 CEST 2008

On Do, 10 Jul 2008, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
> Can you please change collection-xetex into xetex (in scheme-context)

done revision 9434.

> runpattern +!d texmf-dist/tex/context/third

[...and many other ! patterns ...]

> Why is this part of ConTeXt? These are packages for ConTeXt and should

is the negation of the pattern, so these files are NOT included ...
I guess that answers all your questions, right?

> Independent of that: pgf should depend on xkeyval.

Added to the pgf.tlpsrc file, but ... there are probably thousands of
missing dependencies. We try to keep consistency only within the
collections. So that if you install a collection all (most) in it will
work when the collection itself and all depending collections are

Best wishes


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