[tex-live] Is tlmgr 2008 now completely unusable?
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed Dec 2 15:22:41 CET 2009
George N. White III wrote:
> I like this.
> If the DVD image is on a server people without internet
> can arrange to get someone with internet access to burn
> a DVD. For international transactions, "small fee" is
> impossible due to the large fee a bank will ask to process
> the money. I think there are businesses that offer this
> service in parts of the world where internet access is
> limited -- better that the profit goes to a local business
> than the international banks. Also, people who purchase
> a DVD often expect support to be included, so it is not
> always as easy as simply putting a DVD into an envelope.
One has only to read TeXhax to realise that some people
will /expect/ support even though they have bought
(or joined) nothing at all ! But does not Paypal provide
a useful way of transferring small sums of money
(to, say, the TUG Office) without incurring massive bank
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