[tex-live] Changes for 2010?

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Sun Apr 18 17:06:12 CEST 2010

On Sun, Apr 18, 2010 at 10:36 AM, Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> wrote:
> On So, 18 Apr 2010, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>> I wonder if there is a (very) preliminary list of goals and changes for TL-2010? I know it's early but it would be good to get prepared to test (as best I can!) those changes.
> Simple answer: Nothing fundamentally. Those following the normal updates
> will probably not see much changes.
> Recently some Japanese-specific TeX programs have been added to the build
> system so they will show up in 2010, but you will not need them.
> At some point before 2010, probably not during the normal running updates
> (but that is not decided) we will switch to strawberry perl, but some
> things have to resolved before we can do that.
> I think that is it ... sorry to be so disappointing, but actually we are
> quite happy that not more changes are coming in ;-)
> Best wishes
> Norbert
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What about binaries updates?


Victor Ivrii, Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto

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