[arch-general] Installing texlive docs

AK aakempf at gmail.com
Mon Sep 1 13:33:24 EDT 2014

On 09/01/2014 01:23 AM, Thorsten Jolitz wrote:
> AK <aakempf at gmail.com> writes:
>> Since the URLs are invalid, the build() function seems to fail at the
>> second wget line and aborts the whole process so no package gets
>> built. Fixing the build() function so that wget no longer fails should
>> get you a working package.
> I still wonder how 1.5GB were downloaded from invalid URLs, but since I
> have that files own disk now, I will try to tweak the build() function
> to make it work - thx for the hint.
Well, the first URL was valid and wget -r turns on recursive mode. The 
first command therefore downloaded the "...live/texmf-dist/doc" 
directory and its subdirectories. Then the second wget line fails and 
the process is aborted.

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