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Author Topic: texlive  (Read 1047 times)

sledgehammer

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texlive
« on: August 16, 2015, 12:59:17 pm »

It would be nice to have texlive, a huge program, in the repositories.  It is better than tetex.  However, its no big deal as its pretty easy to download texlive from the texlive site.
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Re: texlive
« Reply #1 on: August 19, 2015, 12:54:05 am »

it is now in untested. shoot us some feedback so we can move it out of untested into the regular repos
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Re: texlive
« Reply #2 on: August 19, 2015, 09:41:22 pm »

Thanks!

I found texlive 64 in untested and downloaded it.  Tried lyx and it didn't work (could not find texlive).  I then installed texlive using installpkg from root and it seemed to install, with errors.  Reconfigured lyx.  But lyx still wouldn't recognize texlive.  Texlive is normally in /usr/local but it is not there. Installpkg gave several errors (automake, mmake etc).  I expect that is the problem.

I will look into it further as time permits.

John

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