Bug#328749: [xml/sgml-pkgs] Bug#328749: package installation fails with teTeX 3.0

Ardo van Rangelrooij ardo at debian.org
Mon Nov 7 11:31:18 UTC 2005

Frank K??ster (frank at debian.org) wrote:
> Ardo van Rangelrooij <ardo at debian.org> wrote:
> > I'm done with all the fixes but when installing I'm getting the following
> > message:
> >
> >     Warning: fmtutil is being run as root; fmtutil-sys should probably be
> >     used instead.  If this is done by a Debian package upon installation,
> >     upgrade, or removal, please file a bug against that package.
> >
> > How do we handle this?
> This is exactly the warning about the backward compatibility hack that
> we introduced.  Just ignore it for the time being, but keep in mind that
> as soon as tetex-3.0 enters testing, you should switch from fmtutil to
> fmtutil-sys. 


I've got some more questions regarding xmltex and the way it's packaged for
Debian, but I'll get back to you with those later.

Thanks for all the help!

Ardo van Rangelrooij                                     Debian XML/SGML Group
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