[OS X TeX] newcomer: TexTures info

Roussanka Loukanova rloukano at stp.lingfil.uu.se
Sat Jan 27 01:30:01 EST 2007

On Sat, 27 Jan 2007, Bruno Voisin wrote:

>> On Fri, 26 Jan 2007, Maarten Sneep wrote:
>>> There is your problem: TeX Live, and pretty much any distribution will 
>>> only include packages that are on CTAN. If you need to go elsewhere, it 
>>> will not be included. Ever. The code might as well not exist, as far as 
>>> the TeX Live maintainers are concerned.
>> I've got this, but reacted to the see of the light of day mentioned by 
>> Bruno :)
> Fair enough. Actually I was only thinking of the packages that are publicly 
> available and widely released, meaning on CTAN.
> Personally I'm already reluctant to use LaTeX packages which are in the 
> "contrib" are of CTAN and not in the "required" area. Then files which are 
> not even on CTAN -- I just don't think of them at all.

If some of you knows something equivalent or better than avm.sty, and 
Avery Andrews' trees.sty, I would certainly find time to try.


------------------------- Helpful Info -------------------------
Mac-TeX Website: http://www.esm.psu.edu/mac-tex/
TeX FAQ: http://www.tex.ac.uk/faq
List Archive: http://tug.org/pipermail/macostex-archives/
List Reminders & Etiquette: http://www.esm.psu.edu/mac-tex/list/

More information about the MacOSX-TeX mailing list