[NTG-context] DEB of Context 2008-01-28 anybody?

Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfgang at googlemail.com
Sat Feb 9 15:49:17 CET 2008


On Feb 9, 2008 12:48 PM, Johannes Graumann <johannes_graumann at web.de> wrote:
> Joel C. Salomon wrote:
>
> > On Feb 6, 2008 11:35 AM, Johannes Graumann <johannes_graumann at web.de>
> > wrote:
> >> Is there a *.deb release for the current context version, or what are the
> >> plans for it?
> >
> > Norbert Preining is on vacation, so I'm guessing no.  The most recent
> > version he's got on his site
> > (http://people.debian.org/~preining/TeX/context/) is 2008.01.02.
> That's unfortunate (for me - not for him ;0) ...
>
> >> I'm hesitant to go with a distribution independent context install ...
> >
> > Do you absolutely, positively need the most recent version, or did you
> > want to test it?
> I do need the new version which is supposed to support zip-file reading in
> XML mode ...

It supports reading from zip files (nice feature ;-) but what is wrong with
ConTeXt's own function to update the system.

ctxtools --updatecontent did everything for you

Wolfgang


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