Bug#382861: installing texlive over tetex fails
On Mon, Aug 14, 2006 at 12:10:59PM +0200, Ralf Stubner wrote:
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> > Another thing that can be useful is that the version of tetex I had
> > was from the stable distro (i.e. 2.0.2c-8).
> This, however, is very interesting and might well be the special
> situation mentioned above. Do I understand you correctly that you were
> running a testing system with teTeX from stable and then tried to update
> that to TeX Live from unstable?
Yes, I am running a partially updated system (sarge + etch) with many
of the user-level packages from etch and most of the system-level from sarge.
I have a few packages from sid also.
> If so, then this update path is currently not supported. Whether or not
> it will be supported for Sarge->Etch once Etch gets released hasn't been
> decided yet.
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> > I did not install texlive-omega. dpkg -S ebcdic.ocp says
> > texlive-base: /usr/share/texmf-texlive/omega/ocp/misc/ebcdic.ocp
> I don't have my development machine here, so I can't check this. Are the
> other files from texlive-base, too?
Yes, they are:
$ grep /usr/share/texmf-texlive/omega /var/lib/dpkg/info/texlive-base.list