Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 864671
After an update to texlive-2012-2.20120926_r27815.fc19 from texlive-texmf-2007 an installation comes out as "broken"
Last modified: 2015-02-17 09:30:09 EST
Created attachment 624291 [details]
list of 'latex/' subdirectories which lost content on an update to texlive-2012
Description of problem:
After an update the first attempt to run latex on a file which compiled previously without any issues immediately fails. This happens as the old file has in it a line:
Yes, I realize that I can find out that 'fullpage.sty' is provided by
texlive-preprint and additionally install that package, and its documentation, but for a "just user" this update simply broke something which was working.
Maybe these package files which were present before an update should be kept?
Or at least a "backcompatibilty" meta-package provided which could restore deleted files without much fuss?
I attach a list of 'latex' subdirectories which got emptied by this upgrade.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 19 development cycle.
Changing version to '19'.
(As we did not run this process for some time, it could affect also pre-Fedora 19 development
cycle bugs. We are very sorry. It will help us with cleanup during Fedora 19 End Of Life. Thank you.)
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