Bug#347992: [SPAM?]: Bug#347992: tetex-base: mptopdf fails when src file is not in current dir
Hilmar Preusse <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 16.01.06 Sanjoy Mahajan (email@example.com) wrote:
>> Hans Hagen wrote to me to say that he's applied the patch to his
>> version (copy of my reply below). It was a bad design decision for
>> Tex and friends to leave output files in the current directory
>> rather than in the directory of the source file.
> Hmm, fine. So he acknowledged the patch. I myself don't speak perl and
> are not able to do so.
The patch looks okay, although the original code could use some
clarifying comments (and perhaps some better error handling...).
And I think as long as we restrict ourselved to executables, we can
start applying patches to tetex-base as well.
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX)