Latex/Tex / dpkg remark
In your message of Mon, 14 Feb 1994 13:25:00 PST, you write:
| I suspect you left out a 'not' in the first sentence, as it's
| contradictory. I'd have thought that, if you had (say) one server
No, he was talking from the other direction then. I admit his text *was* a
bit convoluted, though; figuring out the referent was mildly tricky.
| It sounds to me as if these font files are likely to change without
| intervention, which suggests placing them on /var. Of course, if
| they're to be shared over the network, they can't be placed there.
I got the impression the full suggestion was to generate them to /var, then
(local option) be able to move them to a globally-visible location; the
problem being that he wants a standard repository for these fonts. This may
be considered a local issue.
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