(If you prefer guaranteed commercial support, you can forgo files (in various languages) are at the top level of the distribution.For documentation, the comprehensive links in the top-level file may be helpful. The order here is the reverse order in which the trees are searched, that is, later trees in the list override earlier ones.You just type something (case-sensitive) at the prompt and press the Enter key, and then the entire terminal screen will be rewritten, with adjusted content.The text installer interface is this primitive for a reason: it is designed to run on as many platforms as possible, even with a very barebones Perl.t, Metafont, Meta Post, Bib Te X and many other programs; an extensive collection of macros, fonts and documentation; and support for typesetting in many different scripts from around the world.
However, the support is informal, done by volunteers and casual readers, so it’s especially important that you do your homework before asking.
The expansion of this variable dynamically adjusts for each user to their own individual directory.
, and is mostly (but not entirely) backward-compatible.
If you are using the unpacked downloaded zip file, or the DVD installer failed to start automatically, double-click Figure 2 displays the main text mode screen under Unix. This is only a command-line installer; there is no cursor support at all.
For instance, you cannot tab around checkboxes or input fields.Figure 3 displays the expert graphical installer under GNU/Linux.