[tex-live] biber in TeX Live

François Charette firmicus at ankabut.net
Wed Apr 21 23:17:22 CEST 2010

On 21/04/2010 23:03, Victor Ivrii wrote:
> 2010/4/21 François Charette<firmicus at ankabut.net>:
>> (Don't forget to run ./Build installdeps after
>> running "perl Build.PL": that takes care of automatically installing all
>> dependencies). If you still encounter problems, you are very much encouraged
>> to report them on the Biber User Forum on SF:
> Well, I was running (sudo) ./Build installdeps
> but it stumbled upon few things so I went to install them manually but
> they had other dependencies missing or not as new as required and
> probably this was a reason. So I went manually down the tree and
> installed biber. True Text::BibTeX had most branching dependencies.
> Victor
Note that by default "./Build installdeps" will use cpan as a backend to 
install missing modules. But sometimes CPANPLUS can be more reliable. So 
you might prefer to do
     ./Build installdeps --cpan_client 'cpanp -i'
instead. See "perldoc Module::Build" for details.


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