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Re: setup.exe remove scripts [Was: Re: experimental texmf packages]

Right.  I completley naffed my sandbox with Gary's work in it :[.

Gary... can I please have that missing bit of the changelog?

Jan, I'll get your patch in straight after I commit Gary's.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jan Nieuwenhuizen" <>
To: "Robert Collins" <>
Cc: <>
Sent: Thursday, January 03, 2002 10:12 AM
Subject: Re: setup.exe remove scripts [Was: Re: experimental texmf

> Hi,
> There was a complaint about installing experimental texmf: if, after
> selecting texmf, you set an essential package for running postinstall
> to `remove' (in the case of texmf, remove sed, eg), there's no warning
> that the postinstall fails, and thus the installation was not
> completed.
> I wanted to look into this, and then found the remove scripts patch
> wasn't yet in cvs, nor did I see further discussion.  What happened?
> Greetings,
> Jan.
> > > I'm accepting this patch as is given your disclaimer above so
> > > worry about another round circuit.
> > >
> > > I'll apply it within the next 24 hours.
> >
> > Thanks, all very well.
> --
> Jan Nieuwenhuizen <> | GNU LilyPond - The music
>       |

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