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  * new upstream checkout (TL2012 release)
  * set TEXMFVAR and TEXMFCONFIG back to ~/.texmf-var and ~/.texmf-config
  * adjust OSFONTDIR in texmf.cnf
  * fix and update debian updmap patch to work with updated updmap.pl:

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texlive: TeX Live: A decent selection of the TeX Live packages

 The TeX Live software distribution offers a complete TeX system.
 It encompasses programs for typesetting, previewing and printing
 of TeX documents in many different languages, and a large collection
 of TeX macros and font libraries.
 This metapackage provides a decent selection of the TeX Live packages
 which should suffice for the most common tasks.
 The distribution also includes extensive general documentation about
 TeX, as well as the documentation accompanying the included software

texlive-base: TeX Live: Essential programs and files

 These files are regarded as basic for any TeX system, covering plain TeX
   macros, Computer Modern fonts, and configuration for common drivers; no
 This package includes the following CTAN packages:
  amsfonts -- TeX fonts from the American Mathematical Society.
  bibtex -- Process bibliographies for LaTeX, etc.
  cm -- Computer Modern fonts.
  dvipdfm -- A DVI driver to produce PDF directly.
  dvipdfmx -- An extended version of dvipdfm.
  dvipdfmx-def --
  dvips -- A DVI to PostScript driver.
  enctex -- A TeX extension that translates input on its way into TeX.
  etex -- An extended version of TeX, from the NTS project.
  etex-pkg -- E-TeX support package.
  glyphlist --
  gsftopk -- Convert "ghostscript fonts" to PK files.
  hyph-utf8 -- Hyphenation patterns expressed in UTF-8.
  hyphen-base --
  ifluatex -- Provides the \ifluatex switch.
  ifxetex -- Am I running under XeTeX?
  kpathsea -- Path searching library for TeX-related files.
  lua-alt-getopt -- Process application arguments the same way as
  makeindex -- Process index output to produce typesettable code.
  metafont -- A system for specifying fonts.
  mflogo -- LaTeX support for MetaFont logo fonts.
  mfware -- Supporting tools for use with Metafont.
  misc --
  pdftex -- A TeX extension for direct creation of PDF.
  plain --
  tetex -- scripts and files originally written for or included in teTeX
  tex -- A sophisticated typesetting engine.
  texconfig --
  xdvi -- A DVI previewer for the X Window System.
  texdoc -- Documentation access for TeX distributions.

texlive-common: TeX Live: Base component

 The TeX Live software distribution offers a complete TeX system.
 It encompasses programs for typesetting, previewing and printing
 of TeX documents in many different languages, and a large collection
 of TeX macros and font libraries.
 The distribution also includes extensive general documentation about
 TeX, as well as the documentation accompanying the included software
 This package provides a common base for all TeX Live packages.

texlive-fonts-recommended: TeX Live: Recommended fonts

 Recommended fonts, including the base 35 PostScript fonts, Latin Modern, TeX
   Gyre, and T1 and other encoding support for Computer Modern, in outline
 This package includes the following CTAN packages:
  avantgar -- URW "Base 35" font pack for LaTeX.
  bookman -- URW "Base 35" font pack for LaTeX.
  charter -- Charter fonts.
  cmextra --
  courier -- URW "Base 35" font pack for LaTeX.
  euro -- Provide Euro values for national currency amounts.
  euro-ce -- Euro and CE sign font.
  eurosym -- MetaFont and macros for Euro sign.
  fpl -- SC and OsF fonts for URW Palladio L
  helvetic -- URW "Base 35" font pack for LaTeX.
  marvosym -- Martin Vogel's Symbols (marvosym) font.
  mathpazo -- Fonts to typeset mathematics to match Palatino.
  ncntrsbk -- URW "Base 35" font pack for LaTeX.
  palatino -- URW "Base 35" font pack for LaTeX.
  pxfonts -- Palatino-like fonts in support of mathematics.
  rsfs -- Ralph Smith's Formal Script font.
  symbol -- URW "Base 35" font pack for LaTeX.
  tex-gyre-math -- Maths fonts to match tex-gyre text fonts.
  times -- URW "Base 35" font pack for LaTeX.
  txfonts -- Times-like fonts in support of mathematics.
  utopia -- Adobe Utopia fonts.
  wasy -- The wasy fonts (Waldi symbol fonts).
  wasysym -- LaTeX support file to use the WASY2 fonts
  zapfchan -- URW "Base 35" font pack for LaTeX.
  zapfding -- URW "Base 35" font pack for LaTeX.

texlive-fonts-recommended-doc: TeX Live: Documentation files for texlive-fonts-recommended

 This package provides the documentation for texlive-fonts-recommended

texlive-full: TeX Live: metapackage pulling in all components of TeX Live

 The TeX Live software distribution offers a complete TeX system.
 It encompasses programs for typesetting, previewing and printing
 of TeX documents in many different languages, and a large collection
 of TeX macros and font libraries.
 The distribution also includes extensive general documentation about
 TeX, as well as the documentation accompanying the included software

texlive-generic-recommended: TeX Live: Recommended generic packages

 Recommended packages that work with multiple formats.
 This package includes the following CTAN packages:
  epsf -- Simple macros for EPS inclusion.
  fontname -- Scheme for naming fonts in TeX.
  genmisc --
  kastrup --
  multido -- A loop facility for Generic TeX.
  path -- Typeset paths, making them breakable.
  tex-ps -- TeX to PostScript generic macros and add-ons.
  ulem -- Package for underlining.

texlive-latex-base: TeX Live: Basic LaTeX packages

 These packages are mandated by the core LaTeX team, or at least very
   strongly recommended.
 This package includes the following CTAN packages:
  ae -- Virtual fonts for T1 encoded CMR-fonts.
  amscls -- AMS document classes for LaTeX.
  amsmath -- AMS mathematical facilities for LaTeX.
  babel -- Multilingual support for Plain TeX or LaTeX.
  babelbib -- Multilingual bibliographies.
  carlisle -- David Carlisle's small packages.
  colortbl -- Add colour to LaTeX tables.
  fancyhdr -- Extensive control of page headers and footers in LaTeX2e.
  fix2col -- Fix miscellaneous two column mode features.
  geometry -- Flexible and complete interface to document dimensions.
  graphics -- Standard LaTeX graphics.
  hyperref -- Extensive support for hypertext in LaTeX.
  latex -- A TeX macro package that defines LaTeX.
  latex-bin -- LaTeX executables and man pages.
  latex-fonts -- A collection of fonts used in LaTeX distributions.
  latexconfig --
  ltxmisc -- Miscellaneous LaTeX packages, etc.
  mfnfss -- Packages to typeset oldgerman and pandora fonts in LaTeX.
  mptopdf -- mpost to PDF, native MetaPost graphics inclusion
  natbib -- Flexible bibliography support.
  oberdiek -- A bundle of packages submitted by Heiko Oberdiek.
  pdftex-def -- Colour and Graphics support for PDFTeX.
  pslatex -- Use PostScript fonts by default.
  psnfss -- Font support for common PostScript fonts.
  pspicture -- PostScript picture support.
  tools -- The LaTeX standard tools bundle.

texlive-latex-base-doc: TeX Live: Documentation files for texlive-latex-base

 This package provides the documentation for texlive-latex-base

texlive-latex-recommended: TeX Live: LaTeX recommended packages

 A collection of recommended add-on packages for LaTeX which have widespread
 This package includes the following CTAN packages:
  anysize -- A simple package to set up document margins.
  booktabs -- Publication quality tables in LaTeX
  caption -- Customising captions in floating environments.
  cite -- Improved citation handling in LaTeX.
  cmap --
  crop -- Support for cropmarks.
  ctable -- Easily typeset centered tables.
  ec -- Computer modern fonts in T1 and TS1 encodings.
  eso-pic -- Add picture commands (or backgrounds) to every page.
  euler -- Use AMS Euler fonts for math.
  extsizes -- Extend the standard classes' size options.
  fancybox -- Variants of \fbox and other games with boxes.
  fancyref -- A LaTeX package for fancy cross-referencing.
  fancyvrb -- Sophisticated verbatim text.
  float -- Improved interface for floating objects.
  fontspec -- Advanced font selection in XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX.
  fp -- Fixed point arithmetic.
  index -- Extended index for LaTeX including multiple indexes.
  jknapltx -- Miscellaneous packages by Joerg Knappen.
  koma-script -- A bundle of versatile classes and packages
  l3kernel -- LaTeX3 programming conventions.
  l3packages -- High-level LaTeX3 concepts.
  l3experimental -- Experimental LaTeX3 concepts.
  listings -- Typeset source code listings using LaTeX.
  mdwtools -- Miscellaneous tools by Mark Wooding.
  memoir -- Typeset fiction, non-fiction and mathematical books.
  metalogo -- Extended TeX logo macros.
  mh -- The MH bundle
  microtype -- An interface to the micro-typographic features of pdfTeX.
  ms -- Various LaTeX packages by Martin Schroder.
  ntgclass -- "European" versions of standard classes.
  parskip -- Layout with zero \parindent, non-zero \parskip.
  pdfpages -- Include PDF documents in LaTeX.
  powerdot -- A presentation class.
  psfrag -- Replace strings in encapsulated PostScript figures.
  rcs -- Use RCS (revision control system) tags in LaTeX documents.
  rotating -- Rotation tools, including rotated full-page floats.
  sansmath -- Maths in a sans font.
  section -- Modifying section commands in LaTeX.
  seminar -- Make overhead slides.
  sepnum -- Print numbers in a "friendly" format.
  setspace -- Set space between lines.
  subfig -- Figures broken into subfigures
  textcase -- Case conversion ignoring mathematics, etc.
  thumbpdf -- Thumbnails for pdfTeX and dvips/ps2pdf.
  typehtml -- Typeset HTML directly from LaTeX.
  underscore -- Control the behaviour of "_" in text.
  url -- Verbatim with URL-sensitive line breaks.
  xkeyval -- Extension of the keyval package.

texlive-latex-recommended-doc: TeX Live: Documentation files for texlive-latex-recommended

 This package provides the documentation for texlive-latex-recommended

texlive-luatex: TeX Live: LuaTeX packages

 Packages for LuaTeX, a Unicode-aware extension of pdfTeX, using Lua as an
   embedded scripting and extension language. http://luatex.org/
 This package includes the following CTAN packages:
  checkcites -- Check citation commands in a document.
  chickenize -- Use lua callbacks for "interesting" textual effects.
  interpreter -- Translate input files on the fly.
  lua-visual-debug -- Visual debugging with LuaLaTeX.
  luabibentry -- Repeat BibTeX entries in a LuaLaTeX document body.
  luacode -- Helper for executing lua code from within TeX.
  luaindex -- Create index using lualatex.
  luainputenc -- Replacing inputenc for use in LuaTeX.
  lualatex-doc -- A guide to use of LaTeX with LuaTeX.
  lualatex-math -- Fixes for mathematics-related LuaLaTeX issues.
  lualibs -- Additional Lua functions for LuaTeX macro programmers.
  luamplib -- Use LuaTeX's built-in MetaPost interpreter.
  luaotfload -- OpenType layout system for Plain TeX and LaTeX.
  luapersian -- Persian for LaTeX in LuaTeX.
  luasseq -- Drawing spectral sequences in LuaLaTeX.
  luatexbase -- Basic resource management for LuaTeX code.
  luatextra -- Additional macros for Plain TeX and LaTeX in LuaTeX.
  showhyphens -- Show all possible hyphenations in LuaLaTeX.

texlive-metapost: TeX Live: MetaPost (and Metafont) drawing packages

 This package includes the following CTAN packages:
  automata -- Finite state machines, graphs and trees in MetaPost.
  bbcard -- Bullshit bingo, calendar and baseball-score cards.
  blockdraw_mp -- Block diagrams and bond graphs, with MetaPost.
  bpolynomial -- Drawing polynomial functions of up to order 3.
  cmarrows -- MetaPost arrows and braces in the Computer Modern style.
  drv -- Derivation trees with MetaPost.
  dviincl -- Include a DVI page into MetaPost output.
  emp -- "Encapsulate" MetaPost figures in a document.
  epsincl -- Include EPS in MetaPost figures.
  expressg -- Diagrams consisting of boxes, lines, and annotations.
  exteps -- Include EPS figures in MetaPost.
  featpost -- MetaPost macros for 3D.
  garrigues -- MetaPost macros for the reproduction of Garrigues' Easter
  gmp -- Allow integration between MetaPost pictures and LaTeX.
  hatching -- MetaPost macros for hatching interior of closed paths.
  latexmp -- Interface for LaTeX-based typesetting in MetaPost
  metago -- MetaPost output of Go positions.
  metaobj -- MetaPost package providing high-level objects.
  metaplot -- Plot-manipulation macros for use in Metapost.
  metapost -- A development of Metafont for creating graphics.
  metauml -- MetaPost library for typesetting UML diagrams.
  mfpic -- Draw MetaFont/Post pictures from (La)TeX commands.
  mfpic4ode -- Macros to draw direction fields and solutions of ODEs.
  mp3d -- 3D animations.
  mpcolornames -- XXXX
  mpgraphics -- Process and display MetaPost figures inline.
  mpattern -- Patterns in MetaPost.
  piechartmp -- Draw pie-charts using MetaPost.
  roex --
  slideshow -- Generate slideshow with MetaPost.
  splines -- MetaPost macros for drawing cubic spline interpolants.
  suanpan -- MetaPost macros for drawing Chinese and Japanese abaci.
  textpath -- Setting text along a path with MetaPost.
  threeddice -- Create images of dice with one, two, or three faces showing,
   using MetaPost.

texlive-metapost-doc: TeX Live: Documentation files for texlive-metapost

 This package provides the documentation for texlive-metapost

texlive-omega: TeX Live: Omega packages

 Omega, a 16-bit extended TeX by John Plaice and Yannis Haralambous.
 This package includes the following CTAN packages:
  antomega -- Alternative language support for Omega/Lambda.
  lambda -- LaTeX format based on the Omega engine.
  mxedruli -- A pair of Georgian fonts.
  omega -- A wide-character-set extension of TeX.
  aleph -- Extended TeX.
  omegaware --

texlive-pictures: TeX Live: Graphics packages and programs

 This package includes the following CTAN packages:
  adjustbox --
  asyfig -- Commands for using Asymptote figures.
  autoarea -- Automatic computation of bounding boxes with PiCTeX.
  bardiag -- LateX package for drawing bar diagrams.
  bloques -- Generate control diagrams.
  bodegraph -- Draw Bode, Nyquist and Black plots with gnuplot and TikZ.
  bondgraph -- Create bond graph figures in LaTeX documents.
  braids -- Draw braid diagrams with PGF/TikZ.
  cachepic -- Convert document fragments into graphics.
  chemfig -- Draw molecules with easy syntax.
  combinedgraphics -- Include graphic (EPS or PDF)/LaTeX combinations.
  circuitikz -- Draw electrical networks with TikZ.
  curve -- A class for making curriculum vitae.
  curve2e -- Extensions for package pict2e.
  curves -- Curves for LaTeX picture environment
  dcpic -- Commutative diagrams in a LaTeX and TeX documents.
  diagmac2 -- Diagram macros, using pict2e.
  doc-pictex -- A summary list of PicTeX documentation.
  dottex -- Use dot code in LaTeX.
  dot2texi -- Create graphs within LaTeX using the dot2tex tool.
  dratex -- General drawing macros.
  drs -- Typeset Discourse Representation Structures (DRS).
  duotenzor -- Drawing package for circuit and duotensor diagrams.
  eepic -- Extensions to epic and the LaTeX drawing tools.
  epspdf -- Converter for PostScript, EPS and PDF.
  epspdfconversion -- On-the-fly conversion of EPS to PDF.
  esk -- Package to encapsulate Sketch files in LaTeX sources.
  fig4latex -- Management of figures for large LaTeX documents.
  gincltex -- Include TeX files as graphics (.tex support for
  gnuplottex -- Embed Gnuplot commands in LaTeX documents.
  gradientframe -- Simple gradient frames around objects.
  grafcet -- Draw Grafcet/SFC with TikZ.
  here -- Emulation of obsolete package for "here" floats.
  hvfloat -- Rotating caption and object of floats independently.
  knitting -- Produce knitting charts, in Plain TeX or LaTeX.
  knittingpattern -- Create knitting patterns.
  lapdf -- PDF drawing directly in TeX documents.
  lpic -- Put LaTeX material over included graphics.
  mathspic -- A Perl filter program for use with PiCTeX.
  miniplot -- A package for easy figure arrangement.
  modiagram -- Drawing molecular orbital diagrams.
  numericplots -- Plot numeric data (including Matlab export) using PSTricks.
  pb-diagram -- A commutative diagram package using LAMSTeX or Xy-pic fonts.
  petri-nets -- A set TeX/LaTeX packages for drawing Petri nets.
  pgf-blur -- PGF/TikZ package for "blurred" shadows.
  pgf-soroban -- Create images of the soroban using TikZ/PGF.
  pgf-umlsd -- Draw UML Sequence Diagrams.
  pgfgantt -- Draw Gantt charts with TikZ.
  pgfkeyx -- Extended and more robust version of pgfkeys.
  pgfmolbio -- Draw graphs typically found in molevular biology texts.
  pgfopts -- LaTeX package options with pgfkeys.
  pgfplots -- Create normal/logarithmic plots in two and three dimensions.
  piano -- Typeset a basic 2-octave piano diagram.
  picinpar -- Insert pictures into paragraphs.
  pict2e -- New implementation of picture commands.
  pictex -- Picture drawing macros for TeX and LaTeX.
  pictex2 -- Adds relative coordinates and improves the \plot command.
  pinlabel -- A TeX labelling package.
  pmgraph -- "Poor man's" graphics.
  prerex -- Interactive editor and macro support for prerequisite charts.
  productbox -- Typeset a three-dimensional product box.
  randbild -- Marginal pictures.
  randomwalk -- Random walks using TikZ.
  reotex -- Draw Reo Channels and Circuits.
  roundbox -- Round boxes in LaTeX.
  rviewport -- Relative Viewport for Graphics Inclusion.
  schemabloc -- Draw block diagrams, using Tikz.
  swimgraf -- Graphical/textual representations of swimming performances
  texdraw -- Graphical macros, using embedded PostScript.
  tikz-cd -- Create commutative diagrams with TikZ
  tikz-3dplot -- Coordinate transformation styles for 3d plotting in TikZ.
  tikz-dependency -- A library for drawing dependency graphs.
  tikz-inet -- Draw interaction nets with TikZ
  tikz-qtree -- Use existing qtree syntax for trees in TikZ.
  tikz-timing -- Easy generation of timing diagrams as tikz pictures.
  tikzpagenodes -- Create commutative diagrams with TikZ
  tikzpfeile -- Draw arrows using PGF/TikZ.
  tqft -- Drawing TQFT diagrams with TikZ/PGF.
  tkz-base -- Tools for drawing with a cartesian coordinate system.
  tkz-berge -- Macros for drawing graphs of graph theory.
  tkz-doc -- Documentation macros for the TKZ series of packages.
  tkz-euclide -- Tools for drawing euclidean geometry.
  tkz-fct -- Tools for drawing graphs of functions.
  tkz-graph -- Draw graph-theory graphs.
  tkz-kiviat -- Draw Kiviat graphs.
  tkz-linknodes -- Link nodes in mathematical environments.
  tkz-orm -- Create Object-Role Model (ORM) diagrams,
  tkz-tab -- Tables of signs and variations using PGF/TikZ.
  tsemlines -- Support for the ancient \emline macro.
  tufte-latex -- Document classes inspired by the work of Edward Tufte.
  xypic --

texlive-pictures-doc: TeX Live: Documentation files for texlive-pictures

 This package provides the documentation for texlive-pictures

texlive-xetex: TeX Live: XeTeX packages

 Packages for XeTeX, the Unicode/OpenType-enabled TeX by Jonathan Kew,
 This package includes the following CTAN packages:
  arabxetex -- An ArabTeX-like interface for XeLaTeX.
  euenc -- Unicode font encoding definitions for XeTeX.
  fixlatvian -- Improve Latvian language support in XeLaTeX.
  fontbook -- Generate a font book.
  fontwrap -- Bind fonts to specific unicode blocks.
  mathspec -- Specify arbitrary fonts for mathematics in XeTeX.
  philokalia -- A font to typeset the Philokalia Books.
  polyglossia -- Modern multilingual typesetting with XeLaTeX.
  realscripts -- Access OpenType subscript and superscript glyphs.
  unisugar -- Define syntactic sugar for Unicode LaTeX.
  xecjk --
  xecolor --
  xecyr -- Using Cyrillic languages in XeTeX.
  xeindex -- Automatic index generation for XeLaTeX.
  xepersian -- Persian for LaTeX, using XeTeX.
  xesearch -- A string finder for XeTeX.
  xetex -- Unicode and OpenType-enabled TeX engine.
  xetex-def -- Colour and graphics support for XeTeX.
  xetex-itrans -- Itrans input maps for use with XeLaTeX.
  xetex-pstricks -- Running PStricks under XeTeX.
  xetexconfig -- Configuration files for XeTeX.
  xetexfontinfo -- Report font features in XeTeX.
  xltxtra -- "Extras" for LaTeX users of XeTeX.
  xunicode -- Generate Unicode characters from accented glyphs.