[tex-live] A Simple Recommendation

Paul Vojta vojta at math.berkeley.edu
Fri Sep 21 21:35:50 CEST 2018

Dear Lahcene ROUANI,

Did you install TeXLive directly from TeXLive (e.g., from the TL DVD or
over the web), or did you install the texlive-full Ubuntu package?

It would have been better to do the latter, since that is set up specifically
for Ubuntu.


Paul Vojta

On Fri, Sep 21, 2018 at 01:44:14AM +0200, Lahcene ROUANI wrote:
> Dear Developers,
> I hope you are doing good.
> I am new in TeX and LaTeX, I was working in the Windows environment using
> MiKTeX and TeXstudio. I recently switched to Ubuntu OS (18.04) I installed
> TeXLive and TeXstudio many times because of a problem of not being able to
> compile a simple file. Until I found this incredible answer here
> <https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/177073/165284>.
> My request to you, dear Contributors, is: I really want you to implement
> this feature in the upcoming releases of TeXLive. It really is helpful. It
> took me a lot of time to find this solution.
> Because I am a newbie, this recommendation might be abnormal. If so, I
> really am sorry about that. Yet I appreciate your time and effort in
> creating and maintaining this gigantic piece of software.
> Best regads.
> -- 
> Lahcene

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