[tex-live] Re: new install concept for TeXLive

Sebastian Rahtz sebastian.rahtz@computing-services.oxford.ac.uk
Mon, 19 Mar 2001 14:09:18 +0000

Joachim Schrod writes:
 > Yes, I do want to stay informed on that work. I'm very interested in it.

 > But I'll ask some of my staff if they can contribute to the packaging
 > problem. We have lots of XML expertise inhouse, perhaps we can do
 > something here. 
yes please!

 >  (a) the definition how to define collections (or an example) and
 >  (b) the definition of package descriptions 
 > somewhere online? The package descriptions should be on TeX-Live,
 > aren't they?

http://texlive.dante.de/texlive/Master/texmf/packages/ contains the
basic package descriptions and lists of files, and
http://texlive.dante.de/texlive/Master/texmf/collections/ contains the
specifications of the collections

look at eg
and all will become clear.

the old texmf/tpm from last time has gone away