[OS X TeX] TeX Live Utility - fails to update infrastructure - cannot find TeX Live root
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Wed Dec 24 17:18:46 CET 2014
> On Dec 24, 2014, at 9:49 AM, Murray Eisenberg <murrayeisenberg at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm running TeX Live Utility Version 1.19, with TeX Live 2014, under OS X 10.9.5 (Mavericks).
> When I just opened the TeX Live Utility, it informed me there was a critical update of the infrastructure (texlive.infra), which I proceeded in the usual way to update from within the app. The update failed. I've never encountered this before.
> What could be wrong?
> From the log:
> 2014-12-24 15:30:17 +0000 Warning tlu_ipctask ./runme.sh: Cannot find TeX Live root using kpsewhich --var-value=SELFAUTOPARENT.
> 2014-12-24 15:30:17 +0000 Warning tlu_ipctask ./runme.sh: Please set your PATH as needed, otherwise it's hopeless.
> 2014-12-24 15:30:17 +0000 Notice -[TLMAuthorizedOperation _runUntilChildExit] kqueue noted that pid 34397 exited (/var/folders/3r/qjcl9jzd195_9yzs2xkrc43h0000gn/T/TLMInfraUpdateOperation.V7Q2kX/update-tlmgr-latest.sh --nox11)
> 2014-12-24 15:30:17 +0000 Notice tlu_ipctask child process pid = 34397 exited
> 2014-12-24 15:30:18 +0000 Error tlu_ipctask Value of errno is Operation not permitted
> 2014-12-24 15:30:18 +0000 Error tlu_ipctask *** ERROR *** exit status of pid = 34397 was 1
> 2014-12-24 15:30:18 +0000 Notice -[TLMAuthorizedOperation _runUntilChildExit] waitpid returned 34396, WIFEXITED(256) = 1, errno = 93 (Attribute not found)
> 2014-12-24 15:30:18 +0000 Notice -[TLMAuthorizedOperation _runUntilChildExit] queue noted that tlu_ipctask (pid = 34396) exited with status 1
> NOTE: But I _can_ see value of SELFAUTOPARENT from a Terminal command line:
> [murray:~]$ kpsewhich --var-value=SELFAUTOPARENT
> Murray Eisenberg murrayeisenberg at gmail.com
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This has been reported to the author of TLU. For now run
sudo tlmgr update --self
in Terminal; giving your admin password when requested. Once that completes you will be able to run TLU for the rest of the updates.
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
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