[OS X TeX] Getting started with tlmgr (REVISITED) AGAIN!,

Rolf Schmolling rolf.schmolling at alumni.TU-Berlin.de
Wed Dec 10 20:39:46 CET 2008


currently updating LaTeX2008 (MacTeX) via the provided information.  
This is amazing!!

Thanks a bunch



Am 10.12.2008 um 20:10 schrieb Herbert Schulz:

> On Dec 10, 2008, at 12:00 PM, Joseph C. Slater PE, PhD wrote:
>> On Dec 10, 2008, at 11:18 AM, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>>> Howdy,
>>> Taking a look at the previous version of the document for updating  
>>> and using tlmgr and the experiences of others I noticed two  
>>> things; the easiest way to update is to simply use the shell  
>>> script rather than try to update using the faulty tlmgr and ther  
>>> instructions I gave for setting a particular server were far from  
>>> complete. Therefore I've changed the document (once again) and the  
>>> new one is attached.
>>> <TlmgrMacTeX.pdf>
>>> Note: I know that the list of particular servers given by the link  
>>> is not complete and may include some that are not as reliable as  
>>> others but most are fine. One can always use the mirror link, take  
>>> note of reliable servers and then set the location to that server.
>>> Comments and personal experiences are welcome.
>> Comment: Can you document this on the wiki too? I've put a piece of  
>> it there, but I didn't go further than updating tlmgr.
>> Joe
> Howdy,
> Is there a way the pdf file can be uploaded (actually, I've got yet  
> another updated file attached below --- very minor changes) and a  
> link to it set in the wiki? Otherwise I'll put something together.
> This updated file has the command line commands set \small so that  
> none project (too far) over the margins. I also made the text width  
> a bit larger to help with that too.
> <TlmgrMacTeX2.pdf>
> Good Luck,
> Herb Schulz
> (herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
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