[arch-dev-public] New TeXLive 2016 packages in [testing]

Rémy Oudompheng remyoudompheng at gmail.com
Sat Aug 6 18:00:26 UTC 2016

2016-08-05 8:38 GMT+02:00 Jan Alexander Steffens via arch-dev-public
<arch-dev-public at archlinux.org>:
> On Mon, Jun 20, 2016 at 12:45 AM Rémy Oudompheng <
> arch-dev-public at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> I have published new TeXLive packages for the 2016 release in [testing].
>> The structure of the packages has been left unchanged (e.g. no introduction
>> of pacman hooks).
> I noticed that there's an mktexlsr hook now, but texlive-bin still runs it
> post_install and post_upgrade.
> Perhaps you should add "Target = usr/bin/mktexlsr" to the hook? Then it
> will run after texlive-bin install and upgrade, too.
> Also, please keep the output of the hooks clear—only errors should be
> reported. For the mktexlsr script, remove the echo and the -v flag from rm
> in the mktexlsr script. Perhaps the commands it calls also need to be
> quieted (via arguments or redirects), but don't do so if it suppresses all
> errors, too. The font map hook needs a similar treatment.
> Thanks for your work on TeXLive!

It seems that texlive-bin was mistakenly pushed to [extra] following
the poppler rebuild.

I need to push all the other packages to [extra] because quite a
number of users are broken now.


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