Maintenance of TeX Live
showard314 at ubuntu.com
Sat Jul 23 20:44:24 UTC 2011
On Sat, Jul 23, 2011 at 4:24 PM, Peter Flynn <peter at silmaril.ie> wrote:
>> Does anyone have any information about who deals with repackaging
>> this for Ubuntu? The Ubuntu sites are less than forthcoming on this.
>> They still have texlive-2009 as the default. While this isn't a
>> show-stopper for most users, it would be nice to encourage Ubuntu to
>> update it (by jumping to 2011 if need be), and even nicer to offer
>> help. And I have no idea what the poor Red Hat users do: RH seem
>> still to be shipping teTeX.
Ubuntu gets texlive from Debian . You can contact the maintainers
 to get info on the upgrade. There are something like 120 bugs in
the package, so if people are willing to help I'm sure they would
 debian-tex-maint at lists.debian.org
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