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From: akib8492--- via <>
Subject: How to install Texinfo with along with required Tex packages?
Date: Mon, 24 May 2021 14:16:59 +0200 (CEST)	[thread overview]
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I'm trying to produce PDFs with Texinfo. I've installed it with:

    guix install texinfo

Then I tried to run Texinfo and it produced a nice HTML page, but it failed when I tried to produce a PDF saying that there is no TeX installation. Then I installed the packages "texlive-latex-base", "texlive-fonts-latex" and "texlive-bin" and executed Texinfo again, but this time I got:

    TeX neither supports -recorder nor outputs \openout lines in its log file.

I could install the texlive package, but I don't have that much free space to waste. What I want is a minimal installation. I would be grateful if someone gives me a list of packages required on a base system to use all features of Texinfo.

             reply	other threads:[~2021-05-24 19:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-24 12:16 akib8492--- via [this message]
2021-05-25  2:50 ` Abhiseck Paira
2021-05-29 12:36   ` Ozhap
2021-05-30  6:14     ` Ricardo Wurmus

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