[tex-live] Strange missing resource
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Thu Feb 26 23:53:59 CET 2009
Karl Berry wrote:
> There is, as far as I can tell, no copy of "texbook.tex"
> included. Is this intentional,
> and if not, would it be possible to add it ?
> No. As I expect you know, Knuth grants no permission to run
> texbook.tex, let alone modify and republish it.
But I'm not proposing that we (that is, The TeX Live team)
run, modify or republish it. What I /am/ suggesting is that
it be included in TeX Live, just as it is included in CTAN.
To be honest, I do not understand why you cite "run"ing,
"modify"ing or "republish"ing, since I was proposing none
of those. I was proposing /distributing/, which is
exactly what CTAN does.
> Yes. It is already there: texmf-doc/doc/english/texbytopic.
Ah. Sadly TeXdoc fails to find it, either by
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