I'm using a headless Debian installation and I'm trying to install a subset of TeX Live that 1) doesn't have any of the graphical tools and 2) has only the collections I need.
I'm able to do this directly with the TeX Live installer but I'd like to use
apt-get instead if possible. Unfortunately, it doesn't seem like the texlive packages correspond to the collections in any meaningful manner? For example,
latexmk seems to be in its own package, as is
lmodern. I just have to install the "Chinese" collection from TeX Live to get Chinese working but there doesn't seem to be a corresponding Debian package at all (I need to
latex-cjk-all instead of just
Can someone explain the Debian TeX Live packaging to me and how it is related to the TeX Live collections?