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Re: tetex and texlive - what should I be doing?

On Feb 17, 2010, at 12:00 PM, Greg Troxel wrote:

> Min Sik Kim <> writes:
>> On Feb 16, 2010, at 5:28 PM, Greg Troxel wrote:
>>> Which package should I install in order to get a relatively complete tex
>>> setup?  Basically I want
>>> pdflatex
>>> bibtex
>>> all the normal latex packages.
>>> is it still print/teTeX, but now the guts are texlive?
>> Yes. Currently, there is a TeX Live meta package for basic TeX (without 
>> LaTeX), print/tex-collection-basic. I plan to import other, more useful meta 
>> packages as well, once their dependencies are all replaced with TeX Live.
>>> Does tetex live
>>> on within texlive, just not maintained outside?
>> TeX Live includes some tools from teTeX (print/texlive-tetex.
> Thanks.  It would be good to make this obvious from print/teTeX/DESCR,
> something like:
>  If you would like a full TeX setup via pkgsrc, this is the package to
>  install.
> at the end.

Sounds good.  Please feel free to change it.

Min Sik Kim

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