[Slackbuilds-users] Tex Live 2014 - Update / Part 2

Jim Diamond Jim.Diamond at acadiau.ca
Fri Jun 27 22:08:29 UTC 2014

On Fri, Jun 27, 2014 at 16:23 (-0500), Robby Workman wrote:

> It seems that csquotes is popular, and some of these others look like
> they'd be generally useful.  However, they'll of course require lots
> more size added unless I add single font packages, and that seems a
> bit too "pick and choose" for my tastes.  

> If any of these (or the others mentioned by other people) are in the
> Slackware tetex package, then I think that's grounds for addition.
> Otherwise, would it be acceptable to you if the missing bits are 
> easily available in a separate build on SBo?

> On a related note, what's the general preference on that?
> A single large package containing everything else, or multiple
> packages that provide more specific subsets of functionality?

I think it is preferable to have a "small" number of additional
packages, rather than one large "everything" package.  Having said
that, there is a lot more effort for having multiple packages, and I
guess it depends on how energetic you are :-)


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