compilation of port 'latex' fails repeatedly
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Thu Jun 19 13:57:57 PDT 2003
"Fredrik Carlén" <fredrik.carlen at telia.com> writes:
> I have tried to install latex on my new FreeBSD system, but it fails
> miserably. All I do is type "$ make install distclean" in the latex
> directory of the port tree (/usr/ports/print/latex). This usually does
> the trick, right?
> $ uname -a:
> FreeBSD al-khwarizmi.intra.arrhythmetic.net 5.0-RELEASE FreeBSD
> 5.0-RELEASE #0: Thu Jan 16 22:16:53 GMT 2003
> root at hollin.btc.adaptec.com:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC i386
Maybe the port is broken on 5.x? A few still are; after all, it's not
a production branch yet...
You might want to try the teTeX distribution (/usr/ports/print/tetex);
it's a very nice package.
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