[NTG-context] Portable Context

Siep Kroonenberg siepo at cybercomm.nl
Sat Mar 12 22:12:42 CET 2011

On Sat, Mar 12, 2011 at 03:03:34PM +0100, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 12, 2011 at 10:53, Siep Kroonenberg wrote:
> >
> >> > Is there any way to avoid hard-coded paths?
> >> Isn't minimals path-aware ?
> >> With setuptex I can put context wherever I want.
> >
> > This is in the context of TeX Live. But I'll have a look at how
> > minimals does it.
> This has been changed after the version of ConTeXt for TeX Live has
> been frozen. So you would probably have to take a recent enough
> version of ConTeXt (most probably even the version on tlcontrib is too
> old, but at least it should not be too difficult to take the most
> recent version just for testing).
> You can have a look at
> http://minimals.contextgarden.net/current/misc/web2c/texmfcnf.lua, but
> you need a recent mtxrun for that.

Thanks for this information.

I installed instead the minimals, which do indeed avoid hard-coded
paths. I'll try to fix portability for Context in the next TeX Live
once this new version has become part of TeX Live.

Siep Kroonenberg

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