Book rendering

Luca liliana.perossa at
Sun Dec 10 22:38:05 PST 2006

Luca wrote:
> Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> Why do you think the db2latex is required?  BLFS has teTeX.  The
>> makefile generates a TeX file (blfs-book.tex), not a LaTeX file.  To
>> create the TeX version of the book, just:
>> tex blfs-book.tex
>>   -- Bruce
> Hi Bruce.
> It's not that I think is required; when I tried passing "make tex" in
> book-sources it complained about missing db2latex with TeTex and LaTex
> installed.
> So that's the source of my question.
> Luca
Forgot a PS.

The book-sources were old (and if I remember it was said "make tex" for
target) so maybe now has changed and I never tried again; I'll now try
with the tex blfs-book.tex.

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