Description of problem:
Neither texlive nor Fedora do provide a package containing biblatex.
As biblatex makes citing a lot easier than bibtex alone I would propose to create a package containing biblatex just like your competitors (debian, ubuntu,...).
Steps to Reproduce:
1. yum search biblatex
2. yum install biblatex
Package not available
Package available + install
One could obtain the biblatex package from
It is an enhancement of bibtex
Please use the texlive 2010 from my testing repository to use the latest biblatex:
rpm -i http://jnovy.fedorapeople.org/texlive/texlive-f11-release-2009-0.3.fc12.noarch.rpm
I think this bug can be closed as soon as TL-2010 is included in Fedora.
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