[tex-live] Generating tex.fmt

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Tue Aug 22 11:30:27 CEST 2006

karl at freefriends.org (Karl Berry) wrote:

>    kenb> we couldn't figure out how to unpack a Debian package archive in a 
>    non-Debian world.  
> I had assumed .deb files could be read by a utility that can run
> anywhere, but I admit I've never looked into it.  I trust Frank/Norbert
> will inform us.  (Anyway, you're so close now that I doubt you want to
> go back to step 1. :)

On my system, mc can handle deb files; I just press enter on them like
on a directory and can browse it.  I don't know whether this is a
Debian-specific addition.

Regards, Frank
Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)

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