Updated: tetex-3.0.0-1

Jan Nieuwenhuizen janneke@gnu.org
Sun Apr 3 21:14:00 GMT 2005

The tetex suite hase been updated to version 3.0.0-1.  This is a
major update.

Upstream changes

- updated programs: web2c 7.5.4, xdvik 22.84.8, dvipsk 5.95a, texinfo 4.8,
  pdfetex 1.21a (based on TeX-3.141592 and eTeX-2.2), Omega
- distributed tree is no longer mixed with cached runtime date or updated
  configuration files (which eases distribution management and updates)
- added programs: dvipng (convert dvi -> png) and aleph (conbines a stable
  omega version with features of eTeX)
- updated texmf tree with updated many updated / added packages. Most
  notably: LaTeX2e <2003/12/01>, ConTeXt version 2005.01.24, Latin Modern
  fonts, beamer and memoir package
- distributed texmf tree rearranged to meet the specification of TDS
  rev. 1.1 - pdfetex is now the default engine used for most formats
  (including latex)
- texconfig / updmap / fmtutil can now be used in a multi-user environment

Cygwin changes

- texdocview works, using cygstart
- tetex-tiny is self-contained and suffices eg, for full LilyPond operation
- Cygwin and cross build patches merged, builds ootb from upstream sources


To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your
system.  Then, run setup and answer all of the questions.


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Jan Nieuwenhuizen <janneke@gnu.org> | GNU LilyPond - The music typesetter
http://www.xs4all.nl/~jantien       | http://www.lilypond.org

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