1. NAME ▲
texlinks - maintain symbolic links from format to engine
2. SYNOPSIS ▲
texlinks [ OPTIONS... ] DIRECTORIES...
3. DESCRIPTION ▲
texlinks is used to create or recreate symbolic links from formats to engines according to the information in fmtutil.cnf or a file specified with --cnffile.
DIRECTORIES is an optional list of directories in which to operate. If no directories are specified the list of directories depends on the --multiplatform option.
4. OPTIONS ▲
--cnffile FILE or -f FILE use file as configuration file (default: fmtutil.cnf)
--help or -h show some help text
--multiplatform or -m operate in all platform-specific directories (default: operate only in the directory for this platform)
--silent or -s silently skip over existing scripts/binaries instead of printing a warning
--unlink or -u Unlink previously created symlinks
--verbose or -v +set verbose mode on (default: off)
5. FILES ▲
fmtutil.cnf default configuration file
6. SEE ALSO ▲
7. BUGS ▲
None known, but report any bugs found to <> (mailing list).
8. AUTHOR ▲
texlinks was written by Thomas Esser <> in 1999. texlinks has been released into the public domain.
This manual page was written by C.M. Connelly <>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system. It may be used by other distributions without contacting the author. Any mistakes or omissions in the manual page are my fault; inquiries about or corrections to this manual page should be directed to me (and not to the primary author).