circular dependency when building LaTeX?
Thiago Jung Bauermann
bauermann at kolabnow.com
Wed Jun 23 23:40:24 CEST 2021
Em quarta-feira, 23 de junho de 2021, às 10:51:02 -03, Jonathan Fine
> Phelype Oleinik wrote:
> > Usually |.ins| files should be run with plain TeX, so |tex| or
> > |pdftex|.
> > In fact, LaTeX has its own |format.ins|, which would be a LaTeX->LaTeX
> > circular dependency, so you need plain for that.
> The original poster wrote
> > I’m trying to update the TeX Live version in Guix¹ to 2021.
> This sounds like there was something that worked for the 2020 TeX Live
> sources, but doesn't work for the 2021 TeX Live sources.
Yes, this worked with TeX Live 2020 that is currently packaged in Guix.
> Does anyone know, is there a publicly viewable automated build from the
> 2021 TeX Live sources? I have in mind for example continuous integration
> or github actions.
> I think this PROVE that 2021 didn't introduce a circular dependency, and
> also demonstrate how the original poster could avoid the problem they
Good idea. I’ll first try Phelype’s suggestion and if that doesn’t work it
will be useful to have CI build logs as a reference of what works.
> I hope this helps.
It does, thank you.
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