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Which packages come standard with Ubuntu's `texlive` package? [duplicate]

Is a list published somewhere of which macro packages come standard with texlive? Specifically, I am considering installing the texlive package (not texlive-full) in Ubuntu. I'd like to know if ...
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Concerns on Switching to Plain LuaTeX or ConTeXt Mark IV

I am seriously considering to use Plain LuaTeX or ConTeXt MkIV. I will explain my expectations and worries to do so, and add several new questions. Before you mark me as duplicate, I know there are ...
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How to compile the same input file for each of LaTeX font packages installed in our machine?

Inspired by my question How to create a PDF presentation for each available Beamer theme automatically?, now I want to compile my input file for each available LaTeX font package installed in my ...
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Where can I find the changelog of TeX Live releases?

I know that TeX Live 2013 is now in beta and that there are already some new packages. I would like to know where the complete changelog will be available, when the new version will be released, and ...
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tlmgr stopped working due to outdated repository [closed]

tlmgr used to work fine, but now I am getting the following error message for whatever I try to do: tlmgr: The TeX Live versions supported by the repository (20xx--20xx) do not include the ...
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How do I list the available classes in my installation?

I am using TeXLive in Linux and want to learn and experiment. How can I list available document classes in my installation?
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List of packages originally installed with Tex Live

Is there way to get a list of the packages which were installed when TeX Live was initially set up? I can get a list of all present packages with tlmgr list | grep '^i' but I do not see a way to ...
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How many packages do MiKTeX and TeX Live contain? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How many LaTeX classes and packages are there (say, on CTAN)? Where can I find the total package count for TeX Live 2012 and MiKTeX 2.9?
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Transfer installed packages when installing a new TexLive release

Currently I have TexLive2016 with some packages installed via tlmgr. Now I would like to switch to the 2017 release and I was wondering if it is possible to somehow install the same packages in the ...
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How to make a paper with zero margins and use the whole paper size for typesetting?

Inspired by solution of @kiss-my-armpit in How to print the list of packages installed on TeX Live to a file?, I decided to make a poster-like document to list all packages in a single page. So I made ...
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texlive import packages from older installations

I've been using TeX Live 2018 and installed some packages to that, now that 2019 is out, I need to intall that new version (windows). I am using basis scheme install option (plain and latex) for ...