Re: Question for DD: TeX live upload to unstable?
From: Norbert Preining <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Question for DD: TeX live upload to unstable?
Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2006 11:16:16 +0100
> Hi DDs! Hi all!
> More than one month the texlive packages have been in experimental, 3
> (small) bugs have occurred, all are fixed in current versions.
> I think I won't get more testing from experimental.
> Would you agree that it is ok to upload to unstable?
I tested to install texlive in my Debian testing (not unstable,
but with teTeX 3.0) system. I found some problems.
* texlive-extra-utils had "duplicated files" with dvi2tty
(/usr/bin/dvi2tty) and dviutils (/usr/bin/dviconcat).
Is it necessary to conflict with these packages? (or remove
I manually removed dvi2tty and dviutils.
* texlive-base-bin (2005-1) failed to configure as follows;
Running mktexlsr. This may take some time. ... done.
Building format(s) --all . This may take some time. ...
fmtutil-sys failed. Output has been stored in
This seemed to be cause by wrong entry "ushyph1.tex" in
I changed "ushyph1.tex" to "hyphen.tex" in 00tetex.cnf and
run "update-language" then upgrading went smoothly.
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Atsuhito Kohda <email@example.com>
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