[csw-buildfarm] issue with the freshly installed TeXLive packages

pfelecan pfelecan at opencsw.org
Tue Mar 5 14:33:41 CET 2013

I'm trying to use the new TeXLive packages installed on the build-farm 
and I encounter the following issue:

pdflatex: Command not found


pkginfo | grep texlive
application CSWtexlive                       texlive - TeX Live, A 
decent selection of the TeX Live packages
application CSWtexlive-base                  texlive_base - TeX Live, 
application CSWtexlive-binaries              texlive_binaries - TeX 
Live, binaries


ls -l /opt/csw/bin/pdflatex*
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 6 Mar  4 20:49 /opt/csw/bin/pdflatex -> pdftex


ls -l /opt/csw/bin/pdftex
ls: cannot access /opt/csw/bin/pdftex: No such file or directory

And pdftex is part of CSWtexlive-binaries which is installed (see 

IMHO there is something rotten in the farm...

Thank you in advance too look for the root cause of this

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