[tex-live] TeX Live 2009 for Fedora
vvv at vsu.ru
Sat Aug 29 19:30:02 CEST 2009
"NP" == Norbert Preining writes:
>> Requires: texlive-tex-gyre
NP> So you are packaging each an every tlp into one rpm. Wowww.....
NP> Well, that makes many things easier, and at the same time also
NP> complicated. Many packages. In Debian we couldn't do that, adding
NP> sooo many packages in one go.
Hmm, I wonder, why can't Debian do that?
Here is what i get for for the CPAN packages in Debian:
$ apt-cache search perl | egrep '^lib.*-perl ' | wc -l
Why can't TeX Live packaging do the same granularity?
As you said, this approach has definite advantages. The only
disadvantage is the number of packages, but is it a no-go feature?
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