[tex-live] ifplatform: Detection of TeX Live on Windows
cherepan at mccme.ru
Tue Aug 25 15:45:14 CEST 2009
On Mon, 24 Aug 2009 22:20:22 +0100, T T <t34www at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> But all nul tricks don't work on ancient miktex+win98 (don't have
>> access to other windows right now).
> Have you tried it?
> The nul device is as old as DOS itself, so I
> expected it to work pretty much on anything with DOS heritage.
It works in shell but not in miktex.
> Can you try with:
It says "unix":-)
> It works on my XP.
In miktex or in texlive?
BTW can you print something on your printer by \write'ing to prn?
What's happening when you \read from con?
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