Installing TeX LLive 2021 with support for "opmac"

Philip Taylor (RHBNC) P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Fri Jul 30 20:07:58 CEST 2021

Seeking to install the necessary and sufficient subset of TeX Live to allow me to use XeTeX + "opmac" on a virgin office machine, I downloaded and ran "install-tl-windows.exe", installed scheme "small scheme (basic + xetex, metapost, a few languages)" but found after installation that "opmac" was not installed.

I then launched the TeX Live Manager and asked it to search for "opmac" in All / All / By name and description.  It offered me only "optex", which offer I accepted.  But even after "optex" was installed, I have no "opmac".  How do I ask the TeX Live Manager to locate and install "opmac" ?
Philip Taylor

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