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Re: pkg/32176 (teTeX package is set to A4 and is hard to change)

On Mon, Mar 08, 2010 at 05:05:03PM +0000, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
 >  > papersize has been superseded by libpaper, which honors the default 
 >  > set with PAPERSIZE, and I've rebuilt the entire mess of tex packages 
 >  > repeatedly without this configuration getting lost, ignored, or 
 >  > abused. As far as I can tell, it all works.
 >  Should a note to pkgsrc-users be sent to explain this? I use PAPERSIZE. 
 >  Is it replaced?

I have
in mk.conf and tex DTRT without the text/papersize package installed
at all. I don't know what happens if you don't set PAPERSIZE but do
use the papersize package. As I noted here a while ago though, it's
been a long long time since I've had a problem and I use tex quite a

David A. Holland

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