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Re: Problem with staging?

From: Masamichi HOSODA
Subject: Re: Problem with staging?
Date: Tue, 08 Mar 2016 00:18:19 +0900 (JST)

>> It seemed that this was because I had removed texlive-xetex - in order
>> to test that 'configure' showed the correct information and warned me
>> if I tried to run it without it installed.
>> However I really struggled to get any kind of successful doc compile
>> even when I apt-get installed texlive-xetex again.
>> In the end I just removed my whole build env. and reinstalled it all
>> again, but this time I didn't install texlive-xetex but just what is
>> (currently) in the Contributor Guide, only because I think the
>> expectation of Hosoda-san was that we should still be able to compile
>> doc without XeTeX installed and the build scripts defaults to Pdf2Tex
>> (if I have followed the threads on dev correctly?).
>> This is not the case.
>> It doesn't matter to me either way, but at the moment it seems that
>> texlive-xetex is now *mandatory* and not optional. As most users that
>> 'build' LilyPond will only build the binaries and not the Doc (or the
>> website), then it probably won't be noticed but if this was not the
>> expected behaviour then we need to 'fix' something, else we need now
>> make texlive-xetext mandatory.
>> Regards
>> -- 
>> James
> I believe that this is
> --
> Phil Holmes 

I believe that that problem is fixed by Issue 4782.

I've pushed it to staging.
So now, LilyPond documents can build without texlive-xetex package.


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