query on tex;live-2009
will.immendorf at gmail.com
Thu Aug 5 13:09:02 PDT 2010
On Thu, Aug 5, 2010 at 6:39 AM, luxInteg <lux-integ at btconnect.com> wrote:
> I am planning to have a go at building tex on a lfs/cblfs setup. I noticed
> that blfs still has
> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/view/svn/pst/tetex.html which is now
> classed as unsupported and replaced by texlive:-
> http://cblfs.cross-lfs.org/index.php/TeXLive. However texlive-20080822-
> texmf.tar.lzma referred to in the latter link
> has now been superceded by texlive-20091107-source.tar.xz. And not only are
> the tarballs different but the build requirements and procedures appear to be
> different also. Googling I found this:- http://osdir.com/ml/blfs-
> So I was wondering if Senior Randy McMurchy and anyone on list who has
> dabbled with texlive-2009 could offer some advice
Try looking at the ticket for Texlive:
Specifally, Randy's notes, and my notes as well. They are very helpful.
Also, to build XZ Utils, use the BLFS Wiki page:
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