[tex-live] how to upgrade TL2007's metapost to 1.000 ?
George N. White III
gnwiii at gmail.com
Wed May 16 15:38:16 CEST 2007
On 5/11/07, luoyi <luoyi.ly at gmail.com> wrote:
> > What platform?
> My box is Slackware 11.0 & Win XP SP2.
> > TL doesn't do updates. For the texmf trees you can use the miktex
> > package manager, but
> > for binaries you have to compile the sources. If you are on a
> > mainstream *x, compiling
> > should be straightforward (I had no problems on Fedora Core 5), but
> > the install requires manual copying the results of the compile over to
> > the TL tree.
> > For Win32, check whether Akira Kakuto has the new version in w32tex.
> metapost's src release tarball contains the different(older) version
> of kpathsea&web2c with TL2007's src. so how can I make it upgrade to
> TL2007's version ?
Form the ChangeLog the only difference is:
2007-02-02 Karl Berry <karl at tug.org>
* texmf.in (OVFFONTS): search for vf.
(OFMFONTS): explicitly adding TFMFONTS seems unnecessary.
From Hans and Taco, 25 Jan 2007.
If you use the TL texmf.cnf this won't matter.
George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
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