[NTG-pdftex] Flattening the web files

Martin Schröder martin at oneiros.de
Sat Jan 21 03:06:19 CET 2006


On 2006-01-18 17:06:30 +0100, Hans Hagen wrote:
> Martin ??? wrote:
> >So the project is pdfTeX.
> >
> >And the binary is pdftex (current beta has pdfetex)? Changing the
> >name of the binary back to pdftex will cause confusion, as now
> >(teTeX 3/TL2005) the binary used is pdfetex (pdfTeX is just a
> >symlink to pdfetex, changing the binary back to pdfTeX would need
> >the reversed link).
> > 
> for one or two years we can ship two binaries, pdftex and pdfetex which 
> are just copies, otherwise we get problems on platforms without 
> symlinks, so
> 
> - compile pdftex
> - copy it to pdfetex

Yes. And I want to keep pdftexdir and drop pdfetexdir. pdftex is
what we say it is (even when it will really be pdfealephluatex).

Best
    Martin
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