NetBSD Problem Report #44934

From dholland@macaran.localdomain  Thu May  5 02:54:01 2011
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Subject: texlive tex-parskip missing
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>Number:         44934
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       texlive tex-parskip missing
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    pkg-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Thu May 05 02:55:00 +0000 2011
>Last-Modified:  Mon Jun 25 05:56:52 +0000 2012
>Originator:     David A. Holland
>Release:        NetBSD 5.99.49, pkgsrc 20110502
System: NetBSD macaran 5.99.49 NetBSD 5.99.49 (MACARAN) #8: Mon Apr 11 19:54:18 EDT 2011 dholland@macaran:/usr/src/sys/arch/amd64/compile/MACARAN amd64
Architecture: x86_64
Machine: amd64

parskip.sty disappeared from revision 1.12 of teTeX-texmf's PLIST on

   Replace the following LaTeX and Lambda packages of teTeX and their
   dependencies with the corresponding TeX Live packages: hyperref, exam,
   fancyhdr, placeins, rotating, and lambda.

However, after this point it was as best as I can tell not in any of
those packages but in tex-ltxmisc, from which it disappeared on
January 22 of this year:

   Update tex-ltxmisc to TeX Live r20350.

   - Removed the following styles: parskip, romanneg, secdot, section,
     sepnum, shadow, showtags, sphack, statex, and subfigmat.

As far as I can tell, there's a standalone parskip package in texlive
that should have been imported at this point but wasn't. (And what
about these other packages?)

If it's become deprecated, please document or link to documentation of
what one's supposed to do with old latex sources that use it.


try building old latex sources, fail


import it?

as a workaround one can download the .sty file manually but that's a


From: Mark Davies <>
Subject: Re: pkg/44934: texlive tex-parskip missing
Date: Thu, 5 May 2011 15:56:01 +1200

 On Thu, 05 May 2011, you wrote:
 > >Fix:
 > import it?

 I hit the same problem in the middle of the last pkgsrc freeze, then 
 forgot to commit the package I made for it after the freeze.  Will 
 commit tonight.


From: "Min Sik Kim" <>
Subject: PR/44934 CVS commit: pkgsrc
Date: Sat, 17 Sep 2011 23:02:24 +0000

 Module Name:	pkgsrc
 Committed By:	minskim
 Date:		Sat Sep 17 23:02:23 UTC 2011

 Modified Files:
 	pkgsrc/doc: CHANGES-2011
 	pkgsrc/print: Makefile

 Log Message:
 Add tex-* packages requested in PR 44934.

 To generate a diff of this commit:
 cvs rdiff -u -r1.2306 -r1.2307 pkgsrc/doc/CHANGES-2011
 cvs rdiff -u -r1.495 -r1.496 pkgsrc/print/Makefile

 Please note that diffs are not public domain; they are subject to the
 copyright notices on the relevant files.

State-Changed-From-To: open->closed
State-Changed-When: Sat, 17 Sep 2011 23:05:56 +0000

State-Changed-From-To: closed->open
State-Changed-When: Mon, 25 Jun 2012 05:56:52 +0000
This problem has reappeared (after a fashion) inasmuch as tex-parskip
and the other packages here are not part of the metapackages that
they used to be. Can they be added?


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