[tex-live] beamer: has more dependencies?

Ivan Shmakov oneingray at gmail.com
Sun Nov 9 17:46:37 CET 2008

	The `beamer' package (as per recent `texlive.tlpdb') depends on
	the `pgf' package only.  However, I was unable to compile even a
	simplistic example using the `beamer' class until I've installed
	also the following packages:


	It makes me ask two questions:

	* shouldn't (some of) the above be added to the list of

	* is there a way to list the significant, yet optional,
	  dependencies (like, e. g., the Recommends: field for the
	  Debian `.deb' packages)?

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