new on ctan: texlive-dummy-el6

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at
Tue Aug 12 17:56:20 CEST 2014

the daemon reported:

> Name of contribution: texlive-dummy-el6
> Author's name: Bob Tennent
> Package version:  2014-08-08
> Location on CTAN: support/texlive/texlive-dummy/el6/
> Summary description: Dummy texlive RPM for use with RHEL 6 and derived
>                      Linux distributions
> License type: lppl1.3
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> This package contains a "dummy" rpm which is intended to
> satisfy any dependencies on texlive resources, allowing
> packages like a2ps, latex2html, lyx, etc. to be installed
> without using --nodeps and without triggering installation
> of texlive rpms. It is the responsibility of the user to
> ensure that any necessary TeXLive resources have in fact
> been installed properly. 
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Announcement required: Yes
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new package, and made an entry
in the catalogue repository.

The package should by now have reached all CTAN mirrors.

Robin Fairbairns
For the CTAN team

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