ptex-bin - TeX Live: transitional dummy package

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name ptex-bin
Package version 2012.20120611
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 98 B
Download size 24.44 KB
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This is a transitional package for ptex-bin to ensure proper
upgrade to texlive-lang-cjk. It can be safely removed after the installation
is complete.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ptex-bin_2012.20120611-2_all.deb 2012.20120611 all Debian Main
ptex-bin - - -


Name Value
dpkg >= 1.14.18
tex-common >= 3
texlive-lang-cjk >= 2011


Name Value
ptex-base -


Type URL
Binary Package ptex-bin_2012.20120611-2_all.deb
Source Package texlive-lang

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ptex-bin deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ptex-bin




2012-06-24 - Norbert Preining <>
texlive-lang (2012.20120611-2) unstable; urgency=low
* move lgrenc.dfu from doc files to run files (Closes: #678545)
* update to current updmap-setup-kanji (Closes: #677840)
* ship updmap-setup-kanji-sys(.sh) script
2012-06-11 - Norbert Preining <>
texlive-lang (2012.20120611-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream checkout (TL2012 release)
2012-05-29 - Norbert Preining <>
texlive-lang (2012.20120529-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream checkout
* include in texlive-lang-cjk (Closes: #673351)
2012-05-16 - Norbert Preining <>
texlive-lang (2012.20120516-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream snapshot based on TL2012 tlpretest
* undo changes by the old ptex-bin package in the current postinst of 
ptex-bin (diversions, files under /etc) (Closes: #670494)
(thanks to Andreas Beckmann for suggestions and code)
* switch to xz compression for orig and deb
* remove uptex tar.gz and uptex tlpobj patch, now included upstream
2012-05-02 - Norbert Preining <>
texlive-lang (2011.20120509-1) unstable; urgency=low
* update uptex packages from tlptexlive, uptex 1.10
2012-04-24 - Norbert Preining <>
texlive-lang (2011.20120424-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream snapshot
* remove texlive-lang-cyrillic suggests scalable-cyrfonts-tex, as they
are incompatible and break other fonts in TeX Live
* texlive-lang-cjk: provide and conflict with ptex-jisfonts (Closes: #669692)
2012-04-10 - Norbert Preining <>
texlive-lang (2011.20120410-1) unstable; urgency=low
* ptex-* take over: create transitional ptex-bin package that depends on 
texlive-lang-cjk, try to fix upgrades (Closes: #665479)
2012-04-02 - Norbert Preining <>
texlive-lang (2011.20120322-2) unstable; urgency=low
* add dependency texlive-lang-cjk -> texlive-latex-base (Closes: #666195)
2012-03-23 - Norbert Preining <>
texlive-lang (2011.20120322-1) unstable; urgency=low
* replace otf/ttf fonts with links to the files in the
respective Debian package, depend on that package
* rebuild against new tex-common with support for language.dat.lua
* upload to unstable
[ Hilmar Preu├če ]
List of fixed bugs in new TeX Live
* upstream fixed description of some language packages
(Closes: #613661)
2012-03-14 - Norbert Preining <>
texlive-lang (2011.20120314-1) experimental; urgency=low
* new upstream with proper blacklist handling

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