[tex-live] texconfig conf

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Wed Nov 30 11:35:09 CET 2011

On Mi, 30 Nov 2011, Norbert Preining wrote:
> That is a bug in the packaging of Debian. THe reason is quite simple:
> - Debina packages set -e flag in the executable
> - texconfig checks for TEXMFDIST/release-tetex-texmf.txt
> Since -e is set it terminates here.

I forgot to say, the same happens in proper TeX Live, only that there
flag is not set, so it does not stop although it does not find

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