texlive 2009 - should set TEXMFCNF?

José Matos jamatos at fc.up.pt
Thu Oct 29 17:36:59 UTC 2009

On Thursday 29 October 2009 17:26:25 Jonathan Underwood wrote:
> IMO I think we'd be better off adopting the texlive versions of the
> packages, rather than doing a half-and-half job on this by packaging
> individual upstreams. The reason being that Fedora then benefits from
> the integration and testing work done by the texlive team. The texlive
> xdvipdfmx, for example is (I think), ahead of the 0.4 "upstream"
> release.
> J.

I am not sure if Jindrich is talking about this but the same could be said 
about the other pure latex packages. If the packages are available on texlive 
they could obsolete the previous versions available on Fedora.

José Abílio

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