[OS X TeX] Ii2 gwTeX tug.org Feedback Message?

AJG Baeumel ajgb at st-maurices.n-lanark.sch.uk
Fri Mar 16 17:46:50 CET 2007

"TeX on Mac OS X Mailing List" <MacOSX-TeX at email.esm.psu.edu> on Friday,
March 16, 2007 at 15:04 +0000 wrote:
>Your i-Package is locked or not writable. Hence, i-Installer cannot 
>update it. It offers you to go ahead with the not-updated i-package but 
>warns that it is not certain that this will go ahead, because it 
>depends on your actions which parts are needed and if those parts are 
>not available (and downloading etc. is not possible because the 
>i-Package is locked or not writable) i-Installer will ater refuse to do 
>the install.
>You need to unlock your ii-Package.

I have removed texlive.ii2, to a safe place, and have reinstalled afresh
without any noticeable problems.

For curiosity and learning's sake, how can I view the old version and
check if had been locked,
without interfering with the reinstalled and curently proper functioning

What should/would happen if I just swapped them?


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