[NTG-context] texmfstart texutil

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Fri Jun 9 14:51:24 CEST 2006

Hans van der Meer wrote:
> For those on UNIX(-like) systems that have only texmfstart.rb enabled  
> as executable (chmod a+x texmfstart.rb) this will not work as none  
> the ruby scripts in the distribution seem to have their execution  
> bits set.

> The next seems mandatory if only texmfstart is enabled: texmfstart  
> ctxtools --purge

There is a whole bunch of shell stubs in the distribution, in


but currently you always have to redo the "chmod +x" after each update
because the execution permission bit is not kept in the zip, so it
gets trashed during the unzip operation.

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