[tex-live] TeXLive Perl + latexmk (windows)

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Tue Apr 13 00:05:41 CEST 2010

Norbert Preining wrote:
> On Mo, 12 Apr 2010, Lars Madsen wrote:
>> Hi, the latexmk script needs the Digest perl package, which is missing  
>> in tlperl
> ??? I have to disagree, there is Digest in tlperl...
> Which digst method are you using? Currently we are shipping only the
> MD5 dll ...

not sure, latexmk on win 7 with a fully updated TL 09 just complained 
that it could not find any Digest.pm at all

>> Rather unfortunate as I'm giving a talk tomorrow which include a latexmk  
>> demo
> Maybe not the best idea to test these things on the
> day before ...
> You can install strawberry perl and use that instead for running latexmk.

I just grapped Digest.pm from CPAN and added it to tlperl, works fine

> Best wishes
> Norbert
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