[tex-live] include directories to search for additonalfileslike *.bib *.sty, etc.

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Thu May 13 20:11:39 CEST 2010

Karl Berry <karl at freefriends.org> wrote:

>     > - colortab: Free for use but distribution for profit only by arrangement
>     (straightforward no-sell licence.  definitely impossible to put this in
>     tex live, which can sometimes find itself being sold.)
> Evidently colortab was written by Timothy van Zandt, who, as far as I
> know, is uncontactable.  So I see no hope for that.
> According to Robin's catalogue entry, a possible answer is to use
> colortbl or xcolor.

note, i've never actually tried xcolor in this role, merely been told
it'll do the job.

>     > - floatflt: Other non-Debian licenses
> I asked Mats Dahlgren if he would be willing to relax his license.

i once did that, some time ago, i think.  mail from a less insignificant
person might have the required effect.


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