[tlbuild] maybe dropping freebsd binaries

Edd Barrett vext01 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 14 09:41:20 CEST 2009


I didn't know NetBSD had packages for TeX Live :)

On Fri, Aug 14, 2009 at 8:07 AM, Norbert Preining<preining at logic.at> wrote:
> Are there any special considerations to build the sources on freebsd7?

You will probably hit some of the things I have on OpenBSD.

As a starting point:
 * Install gmake using either pkg_add, ports or sysinstall.
 * export TL_MAKE=gmake

>From there on the stock TeX Live build should be the same. It's only
really when you start using system libraries that things become

Best Regards

Edd Barrett
(Freelance software developer / technical writer / open-source developer)


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