[tex-live] Why such an old version of enumitem

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Wed Dec 3 10:09:45 CET 2008

On Tue, Dec 2, 2008 at 3:19 PM, Brett Presnell <presnell at stat.ufl.edu> wrote:
> This really concerns the texlive-latex-extra package distributed by
> Ubuntu (and Debian), but the Ubuntu package managers directed me here.
> Anyway, I'm wondering why this package contains Version 1.1 (2005/05/12)
> of enumitem.sty rather than the current Version 2.1 (2007/06/30), which
> obviously has been out for some time now.  The answer from the Ubuntu
> package managers was that they just use whatever texlive provides, so I
> guess the question is, why doesn't texlive distribute the newer version?

And what TL do you have? 2008? or earlier? My guess is that you have a
prior version. If you have 2008 you can update it using tlmgr


Victor Ivrii, Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto

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