[tex-live] TEXINPUTS on windows
Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Sun Nov 7 01:00:00 CET 2010
Karl Berry <karl at freefriends.org> wrote:
> the problem with using localtexmf is the tds.
> Agreed. I just answered that.
> who gets to put right the broken .tds.zip files that get uploaded to
> Yeah, and I'm the one who gets to detect them.
not the only one -- i detect a good proportion before you're troubled
with them. (i'm pleased to say...)
> (I seem to be feeling
> especially curmudgeonly today.) I can't say that .tds.zip has turned
> out to be anything but a time sink for me, overall. When they're right,
> they're fine, but they are too often wrong.
the problem with out-of-date ones would be caught automatically (and
dealt with by me) before you were bothered by them, if the arrangement
of the time zones were different. mostly.
i guess i need to move to some mid-western state.
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