[Slackbuilds-users] TexLive: beamer class [RESOLVED]

Rich Shepard rshepard at appl-ecosys.com
Fri Nov 24 23:15:32 UTC 2017

On Fri, 24 Nov 2017, johannes at schoepfer.info wrote:

> The recommended and most easy way would have been to simply update to the
> newest texlive from SBo.


   Earlier this week I checked and saw that my 170622 version was shown as
the current one. Now I see there's a 171108. I'll upgrade all packages
tomorrow morning.

> Is beamer coming with texlive really too old([2017/08/22 v3.43)?

   No. I had version 3.01 installed in texmf/. That directory has been
removed. I downloaded 3.44; the differences between it and 3.43 are probably

> If you update texlive, it will be overridden again. If you really want a
> special beamer version, put it in TEXMFHOME
> kpsewhich -var-value TEXMFHOME

   I assume that REXMFHOME is a directory in ~/ that's exported from



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