[texhax] Problems with installation
rdt at cs.queensu.ca
Thu Jun 19 19:52:24 CEST 2014
>|I have an old computer (vintage 2004) running Win-XP, It has Miktex 2.7
>|on it and, in order to free up disk space, I decided to install the latest
>|version I have on its second disk drive (and then uninstall the 2.7). It
>|turns out that the te live 2013 DVD is unreadable because the drive
>|reads only CDs. So I decided to use the Tug installation. I went to Tug,
>|downloaded install-tl.zip, unzipped it and then ran install-tl-windows as
>|prescribed by tug. Here are the error messages I got:
>|C:\util;C:\program files\keditw;C:\Program Files\SSH Communications
>|Can't locate warnings/register.pm in @INC (you may need to install the
>|egister module) (@INC contains: E:/downloads/tlpkg
>|) at vars.pm line 7.
>|BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at vars.pm line 7.
>|Compilation failed in require at Cwd.pm line 172.
>|BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at Cwd.pm line 172.
>|Compilation failed in require at E:\downloads\install-tl line 45.
>|BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at E:\downloads\install-tl line 45.
>|Press any key when ready...
>|Any idea what went wrong?
You seem to have an old version of TeXLive still installed:
Perhaps you should at least remove that from your PATH.
Also, have you considered installing MiKTeX-2.9?
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