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Re: [SLE] where, and what, is this missing texexec?
  • From: Patrick Shanahan <paka@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 26 May 2004 08:09:37 -0500
  • Message-id: <20040526130937.GP25136@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
* Jos van Kan <xx@xxxxx> [05-26-04 07:51]:
> On Wednesday 26 May 2004 04:18, Carl E. Hartung wrote:
> > On Tue, 2004-05-25 at 22:00, Patrick Shanahan wrote:
> > > * Carl E. Hartung <xx@xxxxx> [05-25-04 20:54]:
> > > > 4. All the above links are broken because it seems texexec has taken a
> > > > cruise. It is nowhere to be found on the file system and I'm
> > > > perplexed. I've googled this a bit, but I'm not a teTeX user and what
> > > > I'm finding isn't making any sense -- no context. Do I have a broken
> > > > package? What is the appropriate fix?
> > >
> > > pin texexec yealds:
> > > ./CD1/suse/i586/tetex-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm
> > >
> > > and all your referenced links...

> >
> > Thank you, Patrick, for a precise and painless reply! I very much
> > appreciate it - Carl

> Hmmm. On my 9.0 system I have tetex-2.0.2-48.i586 installed and yet I have the
> same broken links as Carl has. But *my* pin tells me differently:
>
> ./CD3/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: -rw-r--r-- root root
> 93024 Jan 23 2003 /usr/share/texmf/context/perltk/texexec.pl
>
> plus all relevant documentation and man files. Texexec is mainly a wrapper, so
> you could live without it. But if you use tex for a variety of invocations it
> could come in handy. There's a manual in the same package:
> /usr/share/texmf/doc/context/base/mtexexec.pdf
> If you only use latex or pdflatex you don't need it.
>

the full output:

pin 0.29 - package info for texexec

------------------------------------------------------------------
*** no rpm named texexec installed
------------------------------------------------------------------


------------------------------------------------------------------
*** zgrep texexec /var/lib/pin/ARCHIVES.gz
------------------------------------------------------------------


./CD1/suse/i586/tetex-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: lrwxrwxrwx root root 7 Sep 24 01:10 /usr/share/texmf/teTeX/bin/i586-linux-libc6/fdf2tan -> texexec
./CD1/suse/i586/tetex-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: lrwxrwxrwx root root 7 Sep 24 01:10 /usr/share/texmf/teTeX/bin/i586-linux-libc6/makempy -> texexec
./CD1/suse/i586/tetex-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: lrwxrwxrwx root root 7 Sep 24 01:10 /usr/share/texmf/teTeX/bin/i586-linux-libc6/texfind -> texexec
./CD1/suse/i586/tetex-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: lrwxrwxrwx root root 7 Sep 24 01:10 /usr/share/texmf/teTeX/bin/i586-linux-libc6/texfont -> texexec
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: lrwxrwxrwx root root 49 Sep 24 01:12 /usr/bin/texexec -> ../share/texmf/teTeX/bin/i586-linux-libc6/texexec
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: lrwxrwxrwx root root 39 Sep 24 01:12 /usr/share/man/man1/texexec.1.gz -> ../../texmf/teTeX/man/man1/texexec.1.gz
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: -rw-r--r-- root root 93024 Jan 23 2003 /usr/share/texmf/context/perltk/texexec.pl
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: -rw-r--r-- root root 4873 Sep 7 2001 /usr/share/texmf/context/perltk/texexec.rme
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: -rw-r--r-- root root 111621 Nov 13 2001 /usr/share/texmf/doc/context/base/mtexexec.pdf
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: lrwxrwxrwx root root 7 Sep 24 01:10 /usr/share/texmf/teTeX/bin/i586-linux-libc6/mptopdf -> texexec
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: -rwxr-xr-x root root 718 Sep 24 01:10 /usr/share/texmf/teTeX/bin/i586-linux-libc6/texexec
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: lrwxrwxrwx root root 7 Sep 24 01:10 /usr/share/texmf/teTeX/bin/i586-linux-libc6/texshow -> texexec
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: lrwxrwxrwx root root 7 Sep 24 01:10 /usr/share/texmf/teTeX/bin/i586-linux-libc6/texutil -> texexec
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: -rw-r--r-- root root 6586 Sep 24 01:10 /usr/share/texmf/teTeX/man/man1/texexec.1.gz
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: -rw-r--r-- root root 4873 Sep 7 2001 /var/lib/texmf/context/config/texexec.ini
./CD1/suse/i586/te_cont-2.0.2-48.i586.rpm: -rw-r--r-- root root 4873 Sep 7 2001 /var/lib/texmf/context/config/texexec.rme

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