29. August 2005 21:29
I have released the MiKTeX 2.5 Beta 1 source code (see announcement). The package includes the command-line version of the package manager.
This is not a release for Windows operating systems. The source code is meant to be compiled on GNU systems.
22. August 2005 09:16
Eric Rasmusen has posted a long weblog entry
with suggestions for extra documentation and front-end, and some thoughts comparing MiKTeX to SWP.
16. August 2005 23:45
There are tons of mb waiting in the upload queue. The package repository refresh will happen during the next week. (I am currently waiting for a broadband connection to be installed.)
10. August 2005 21:38
MPM (MiKTeX Package Manager) was originally intended to be a tool for MiKTeX/Windows users. But the program can be helpful for users of other TeX systems too, because many of the MiKTeX packages are system-independent. More...
10. August 2005 04:46
I am looking for volunteers to help building/testing the package manager on Un*x systems. The job description is here:
8. August 2005 00:55
I have released a snapshot of the current MiKTeX 2.5 source tree:
The source tree can be used to build the package manager (MPM) for Un*x systems. The prerequisites are:
- ANSI-compliant C++ compiler (e.g, g++ 3.x)
- CURL libraries