[MacPorts] #51668: texlive-texdist: new port

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#51668: texlive-texdist: new port
  Reporter:  dliessi          |      Owner:  macports-tickets@…
      Type:  submission       |     Status:  new
  Priority:  Normal           |  Milestone:
 Component:  ports            |    Version:
Resolution:                   |   Keywords:
      Port:  texlive-texdist  |

Comment (by dliessi):

 Replying to [comment:15 mojca]:
 > See

 That script is much simpler than texdist, since most of the work is done
 in Objective-C, and as far as I understand also the TeXDist and LocalTeX
 preference panes do not use the texdist script and implement everything in
 So, for what concerns MacPorts, I'd still prefer to fix the architecture
 recognition in texdist and provide that script with texlive-texdist.

 I think that the version in https://github.com/TeXLive-M/TeXDist is indeed
 the last version available, but we would need input by Dick to be sure of

 Maybe for the moment we can fix texdist there and use that in the
 The changes can then be copied to the upstream repository if and when it
 will be possible.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.macports.org/ticket/51668#comment:16>
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