recent TeX Live packaging changes

Jindrich Novy jnovy at
Thu Feb 21 19:32:30 UTC 2008

On Thu, Feb 21, 2008 at 02:17:07PM -0500, Matthew Saltzman wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-02-21 at 18:59 +0100, Jindrich Novy wrote:
> > 
> > Note that texlive-xdvi no more exists and it's now packaged separately
> > in standalone xdvik package.
> Would it be possible to get a spin of xdvik that obsoletes the
> tetex-xdvi package in Fedora 8 updates?  yum keeps trying to replace my
> xdvik with that tetex-xdvi package.

Sure, the update is in pending state with a request to push directly into
stable updates:

It also contains fix for the unversioned obsoletes that causes obsoletion
of newer xdvik.


Jindrich Novy <jnovy at>

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