[tex-live] 64 bits version of TeX Live on Windows
vincent.torri at gmail.com
Fri Jun 10 15:48:13 CEST 2016
On Fri, Jun 10, 2016 at 3:15 PM, Angelo Graziosi
<angelo.graziosi at alice.it> wrote:
> 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 was
> 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 W64
>  http://tug.org/mailman/htdig/tlbuild/2015q3/003317.html
Maybe this could help : http://stackoverflow.com/a/13792251/688348
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