[tex-live] Package preparation question (directory structure)
ul at openlilylib.org
Mon Sep 9 02:07:19 CEST 2013
Am 09.09.2013 02:03, schrieb Karl Berry:
> where should I place the common library file(s
> Ok, have two directories in your CTAN upload zip:
> kpsewhich only seems to find the library when it is stored in the
> texlive installation directory, and not if it is located in my
> personal ~/texmf tree.
> Works for me. You have to create the TDS structure under ~/texmf.
> In an unaltered TL13 installation:
> $ mkdir ~/texmf/scripts/foo
> $ touch ~/texmf/scripts/foo/bar.py
> $ kpsewhich --progname=foo --format=texmfscripts bar.py
OK, I didn't see that. But it should be obvious that kpsewhich would
look in ~/texmf/scripts ...
> - Installation from CTAN zip:
> library is in a different directory but not found through kpsewhich.
> It is standard for people installing directly from CTAN to have to "move
> files to the correct TDS directories". In other words, you don't have
> to worry about the case of people just unzipping the package and
> expecting to be able to run the scripts directly.
I have to worry about that at least to the extent of documenting it
I assume this is one issue which would be solved by a correct .tds.zip.
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