[tex-live] Distributing a package with a perl script

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Sun Nov 10 14:20:47 CET 2013

2013/11/10 Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at>:
> Hi Zdenek,
> On So, 10 Nov 2013, Zdenek Wagner wrote:
>> (hopefully such a name does not clash with anything). Should I include
>> the perl script in the package, or should I omit it and distribute it
>> to the editors by other means?
> Include it, please.
> If it is self-relocating and can be installed anywhere like all the
> other scripts in TL, then that would be perfect.
OK. It just assumes that pdflatex is in PATH.

> We normally have for Unix a link from the bin dir into
>         texmf-dist/scripts/..../foo.pl
> and on WIndows the universal wrapper.
> If you want you can send me the script and I test it before, but normally
> it should be no problem.
> Norbert
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Zdeněk Wagner

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