[tex-live] Some minor patches against Build/source and perhaps something more important about ICU

Alexis Ballier aballier at gentoo.org
Mon Mar 3 10:25:24 CET 2008

Hi Karl,

>     100_all_build_mpost_at_compile_time.patch: It has been reported
> that mpost was built during make install target and not during
> 'make' / 'make all' target. This patch should correct this. Refs [1].
> Well, it should have gotten built if you were building the `dumps'
> target by default (which is what the original Makefile does), but I
> can easily imagine you weren't.

Hmm yes, in fact I'm not building them because I enable fmtutil. I'm
not 100% sure it is the best idea, but so far it worked very nicely.

> In any case, mpost should be included in the `engines' variable, so 
> it wouldn't be right to include it in the `programs' variable too.
> Due to other changes, though, it wasn't in engines.  I've restored
> that.

Thanks for the comments, I've updated my patch to match yours.


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