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It is highly unlikely that this question will be deleted, based on the automated deletion criteria set for older posts. The question was closed as "too localized" since it mostly deals with an installation issue, many of which either fall out of the scope of TeX - LaTeX, or is so specific (localized) that it does not really benefit other members of the ...


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The closing reasons were redefined a little while ago: one of the big changes was removal of 'too localized' (TL). This created a lot of discussion, but the network staff ('Powers') are sticking to it. The logic is something like this: TL was far from the most common close reason, and was used for issues well beyond what it was originally intended for, which ...


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I also like Joseph's idea, seems completely logical to me. Nevertheless, I would also like to point out that since "this is the better part of the Internet" we shouldn't sell ourselves like we don't answer questions that require too much effort (too much expected of an answer), even though we all know that nothing bothers more than the "do this for me" ...


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