[tex-live] 64 bits version of TeX Live on Windows
angelo.graziosi at alice.it
Fri Jun 10 15:15:18 CEST 2016
Akira Kakuto wrote:
> See CTAN/systems/win32/w32tex/TLW64/
> Please read 00README.TLW64 carefully.
I wonder if we can install TL2016 from MSYS2 shell using the Perl script
install-tl with the "-custom-bin" option.
BTW, I tried to build TL2016 many months ago with MSYS2/MINGW64  and
there were some build issues.. I tried to call attention  but none
took care of it.
I think that TL W64 binaries can be created adding MSYS2/MINGW64 as new
TL platform but it need the help of TL gurus.. (as we did when Cygwin
This could/should be one of the goals of the next 2017 release..
 MSYS2 is a fork from Cygwin which aims to build apps natively for
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