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Re: [ITA] transfig: Tools for creating TeX documents with graphics

>>>>> Corinna Vinschen writes:

    > On Apr  8 00:00, Dr. Volker Zell wrote:
    >> Hi
    >> I would like to adopt and maintain the 'transfig' package from Harold Hunt:
    >> Here is the setup.hint file:
    >> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    >> ./setup.hint
    >> sdesc: "Tools for creating TeX documents with graphics"
    >> ldesc: "TransFig is a set of tools for creating TeX documents with
    >> graphics which are portable, in the sense that they can be printed in
    >> a wide variety of environments."
    >> category: Graphics
    >> requires: cygwin libpng12 xorg-x11-bin-dlls bash ghostscript grep netpbm tcsh

    > Packaging looks good, but... a dependency to tcsh?  How's that?
    > That looks wrong to me.

There is a C-shell script in /usr/bin which obviously could use our
tcsh. I thought the consensus was to specify ALL direct dependencies.
transfig and fig2dev of course do not need a C shell.

    > Corinna


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