Subject: Re: texinfo files & tex
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 09/28/1998 13:19:38
[ On Mon, September 28, 1998 at 17:20:30 (+0100), Patrick Welche wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: texinfo files & tex
> AFAIK when you install teTeX, you get texindex and texi2dvi, so there
> is no point having them beforehand, as installing the TeX you need
> to run them will also install them.
Nope. At least it's not listed in in the pkgsrc version's PLIST (and
should not be, nor should it be installed from there). The "current"
teTeX distribution (0.4pl7) contains a much older (ancient) version of
texinfo (3.9). Packages like this that contain other variants of
packages with the exact same filenames are evil.
Oddly enough there's even yet another variant version of texi2dvi
already in the source tree....
Greg A. Woods
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