Bug#475077: texlive-base-bin: Please create /usr/local/share/texmf
Norbert Preining <email@example.com> wrote:
> On So, 13 Apr 2008, Frank Küster wrote:
>> Sounds reasonable - except that it seems to me that it should rather
>> tex-common which creates the directory. teTeX did that, too.
> Isn't there something in the policy that we shouldn't do that?
No, actually the policy says that if we do it, we have to do it right,
and that isn't trivial (and we did it wrong last time, which warranted
an update to stable...).
I'll try to look into it. Adding the code in tex-common is easier,
anyway, since I don't need to fiddle with a special exception only for
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)