[tex-live] epslatex doc on tex live
Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Tue Nov 22 21:54:01 CET 2011
Reinhard Kotucha <reinhard.kotucha at web.de> wrote:
> On 2011-11-22 at 14:10:37 -0500, Barbara Beeton wrote:
> > looking for the epslatex documentation (so i can
> > correctly update the ams author documentation)
> > i requested
> > texdoc epslatex
> > imagine my surprise when what was delivered was
> > in french. the english version is not there,
> > even though on ctan, the readme file identifies
> > the license as lppl. (i would have been much
> > less surprised if nothing had been found.)
> > is this intentional, or was there a slipup?
> > the ams production installation is tex live 2010,
> > but i checked the 2011 disk, and the same thing
> > is true there.
> it's not in TeX Live because Keith Reckdahl didn't provide the
> sources. Karl and I asked him in 2006 but nothing happend since then.
barbara -- didn't we try to get a source out of him when we published in
tugboat? if not, how was that issue produced?
anyway, it's somewhat pleasing (in a black humour sort of way) to learn
that he also ignores such luminaries as reinhard and karl. people
regularly ignore what i ask, and it's good sometimes to find that i'm
> Thus I uploaded it to
> last year.
perhaps someone could redo the thing, somewhat more up-to-date, as a
publication d'apr\`es keith reckdahl? (i presume that's what the
french guys did.)
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