[tex-live] Is it too late for submitting packages?

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Fri Jun 26 00:08:37 CEST 2009

On 25 June 2009 Yue Wang wrote:

 > Hi, Karl
 > It is said that TL 09 test distribution will be released soon. I am
 > wondering whether it is too late to submit macro packages and
 > documents...
 > Well, we compiled many useful free Chinese typesetting macros/docs
 > and already put all the stuffs on http://code.google.com/p/ctex-kit
 > and http://code.google.com/p/ctex-doc. We will split that to 15 or
 > so packages, and submit to CTAN.  Right now we are busy creating
 > tarballs/README/LICENSE/etc. If these packages can be added to
 > TL09, it will be a lot of easier for the users to typeset
 > Simplified Chinese for all kinds of TeX engines/formats.

Stuff from CTAN obviously still goes into TL-2009.  Karl is offline
until Sunday.  Nothing will happen before he's back.

And even then, TL will not be frozen until binaries for all supported
platforms are available.  This usually takes a few days.

Please proceed and put the results on CTAN.


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