[dev-context] binaries in context minimals

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Thu Sep 20 09:34:57 CEST 2007


Martin Schröder wrote:
> 2007/9/19, Mojca Miklavec <mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com>:
>> On 9/19/07, Hans Hagen wrote:
>>> also pdfinfo, pdftops, pdfimages ... everything from xpdf
>> Hmmm ... apparently that one is only needed for windows, or to be put
>> in other words: there is no binary in texlive for other platforms.
>> Apparently I got it with fink. It might be nice to have it for other
>> platforms, but I don't know where to get it. Perhaps it's considered
>> so standard that texlive didn't include it?
> 
> It's normally included with xpdf, which we also don't supply.

for windows it's a separate package (no xpdf), how hard would it be to 
make a tools-only variant? maybe even in the pdftex repos?

Hans

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