EPEL texlive in 7

Parag N(पराग़) panemade at gmail.com
Tue Apr 1 09:47:31 UTC 2014


Hi,

On Tue, Apr 1, 2014 at 3:12 PM, Susi Lehtola
<jussilehtola at fedoraproject.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 1 Apr 2014 11:39:05 +0200
> Simone Caronni <negativo17 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> On 1 April 2014 11:26, Parag N(पराग़) <panemade at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> > On Tue, Apr 1, 2014 at 2:07 PM, Simone Caronni <negativo17 at gmail.com>
>> > wrote:
>> > > Hello,
>> > >
>> > > is there any plan to have texlive in EPEL 7?
>> >
>> > The texlive package already exists in RHEL7.  See
>> > http://ftp.redhat.com/redhat/rhel/beta/7/x86_64/os/Packages/
>> >
>>
>> Ok, I found the issue. The texlive in EPEL 7 is too old and does not
>> contain the sub-packages I'm using.
>> I hope they will update it before release; texlive 2013 was released mid
>> 2013 and we're now in 2014.
>
> You can probably forget about that hope - they're not going to do a
> major update, certainly not after the beta release.


True. Generally there are no major updates after beta release. For the
subpackages which are missing try filing a bug against texlive in
RHEL7 and request to include needed packages.

Regards,
Parag.


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