[tex-live] Arm support

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Tue Apr 17 18:09:09 CEST 2012

On Tue, Apr 17, 2012 at 09:09, Simon Dales wrote:
> There seems to be some confusion about the platforms for texlive. Your www
> doesn't mention ARM but other, such as debian have packages for many ARM-ish
> platforms.
> In particular I was going to get a Raspberry Pi (armel (?)) and it would be
> good to have a TeX on that machine.

For TeX Live 2011 you need to get binaries separately from

For TeX Live 2012 it will be included in distribution. I tested the
binaries with official debian image inside qemu and they seemed to
work, even though they were compiled on a different machine.

You might get RPI early enough to be able to test and report potential
problems before TL 2012 release.


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