[OS X TeX] tlmgr update problem

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Wed Dec 3 22:48:29 CET 2008

On Dec 3, 2008, at 3:30 PM, Lantz Susan wrote:

> today, I should probably update tlmgr also, since I have never done  
> it.
> So, I opened the Terminal and followed the instructions on the http://tug.org/texlive/tlmgr.html 
>  page.
> The results were consistent---but consistently bad. (Terminal output  
> below.) I don't understand why I can't update; I'm the only user on  
> this computer, as well as the administrator. (I should add that it  
> has been more than fifteen years since I used a Unix computer, and I  
> have undoubtedly forgotten more than I ever learnt.)
> Any suggestions?
> Susan Lantz


You must precede each command there with sudo on the Mac. Sigh...

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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