[tex-live] Minitoc documentation size

Uwe Ziegenhagen ziegenhagen at gmail.com
Tue Jul 15 23:07:37 CEST 2014

I would suggest to talk to the CTAN team. Why don't you take the hat for
the minitoc package? Your support would surely be appreciated.


2014-07-15 6:23 GMT+02:00 Nils Ole Tippenhauer <nils_tippenhauer at sutd.edu.sg

> Hi all,
> I am writing to suggest some changes to the minitoc package. CTAN lists
> Jean-Pierre Drucbert as maintainer, bu he passed away in 2009. Minitoc
> contains documentation that takes a lot of space, see
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/texlive-extra/+bug/822828
> For example, there is a minitoc-fr.pdf file (~27Mb size) as part of the
> package, that is bloated with maps of countries and flags.
> Unfortunately, the package is automatically recommended (i.e.
> practically installed) for all Debian/Ubuntu users.
> Is it possible to remove some of the content from the minitoc
> documentation in tex-live, or should I try talking to CTAN directly?
> Thanks,
> Nils
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