[tex-live] setting up babel in TeX-Live - language selection

Thomas Jung thomas.jung at public-files.de
Mon May 24 09:59:02 CEST 2010

Hello Manuel,

>> [...]
>> What do I have to respect if I would like to change
>> that settings in TeX-Live?

> You should disable language with entries in
> c:\texlive\texmf-local\tex\generic\config\language-local.dat
> [...]
> tlmgr --rebuild-sys generate language

Thanx for that tip and perhaps I found a small bug, because I get an error:

C:\texlive>tlmgr --rebuild-sys generate language
Use of uninitialized value in concatenation (.) or string at
C:\texlive\2009\texmf\scripts\texlive\tlmgr.pl line 3196.
running fmtutil-sys --byhyphen  ...

fmtutil-sys --byhyphen  failed (status 100), output:
Invalid argument.

running fmtutil-sys --byhyphen
C:/texlive/2009/texmf-var/tex/generic/config/language.def ...
done running fmtutil-sys --byhyphen

And babel is still loading all the languages.

btw: Path is set to:


More information about the tex-live mailing list