[tex-live] xelatex : File gloss-ancientgreek.ldf does not exist!

Vladimir Lomov lomov.vl at gmail.com
Thu Jan 26 06:56:47 CET 2012

** Norbert Preining [2012-01-26 13:05:22 +0900]:

> On Do, 26 Jan 2012, Pau wrote:
>> tlmgr show --list | grep greek
A typo, it should be
tlmgr show --list polyglossia | grep greek
here 'polyglossia' is name of package, it provides many files begining
with 'gloss-'.

> Well of course, because you didn't say *what* to show, so
> 	$ tlmgr show --list
> 	$
> If you do
> 	tlmgr search --file greek
> you get quite a lot output, one of it should be
> 	polyglossia:
> 		texmf-dist/tex/xelatex/polyglossia/gloss-greek.ldf
> 		texmf-dist/tex/xelatex/polyglossia/xgreek-fixes.def

> Or, to start with your own incantation:
> 	$ tlmgr show --list polyglossia | grep greep
> would yield the same two files.

>>> $ tlmgr show --list | grep greek
>>>  texmf-dist/tex/xelatex/polyglossia/gloss-greek.ldf
>>>  texmf-dist/tex/xelatex/polyglossia/xgreek-fixes.def

> INteresting how this has worked at Vladimir's site ...
It didnt' work (":read!tlmgr show --list polyglossia | grek greek" don't
work in vim :( ).

I run command in terminal, then copy-paste output but not command.

WBR, Vladimir Lomov

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