[OS X TeX] removing local additions from texlive distr
rloukano at stp.lingfil.uu.se
Thu Mar 15 19:19:35 EDT 2007
On Thu, 15 Mar 2007, Peter Dyballa wrote:
> Am 15.03.2007 um 19:39 schrieb Roussanka Loukanova:
>> Is this everything?
> Why do you re-create the FMT files?
With little, if any knowledge of the system's working, I've tried to guess
that rebuilding the various TeX formats, after removing the package files
(bgtex) would also *remove* (uninstall) the formats that had been built by
that package: i.e., I am targeting removal of the package and everything that
was created by it, and everything that depends on it. For ex., I might
decide to use another package, or for any other reason (as in this case,
to see how the system's additions work: adding, removing, updating).
> When these files depend on the
> installed package, then you should change the formats configuration file
> after installation and before removal ...
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