[OS X TeX] problem with TeX Live Utility

Richard Koch koch at math.uoregon.edu
Fri Jun 21 19:00:06 CEST 2013

The likely cause of this problem is that TeX Live 2013 and MacTeX 2013 were
released two days ago, and thus the updates now apply to the 2013 version
rather than the 2012 version.

If you haven't yet upgraded, go to


Dick Koch

On Jun 21, 2013, at 9:53 AM, juan tolosa <juantolo at me.com> wrote:

> For the past few days, when TeX Live Utilitly attempts to perform the daily updates, 
> I am getting the following error message:
> Unable to find a valid update server.
> Either a network problem exists or the TeX Live version
> of the server does not match. If this problem persists on further
> attemps, you may need to try a different repository.
> In the past, this problem was an indication that I was not connected to the internet. 
> Now, however, I am connected all right, but I am still getting the same message every time.
> I am not an expert in the technical part, I am just a happy (and very grateful) user
> of this wonderful TeX platform. All the set up for TeX Shop and for the TeX Live Utility
> were done automatically when I first installed MaC TeX.
> Just in case, I did try the "check for updates," with TeXShop, 
> and I get the answer "TeXShop 3.18 is currently the newest version available."
> When TeX Live tries to get the updates on my end, it connects to
> http://mirror.ctan.org/systems/texlive/tlnet
> Any suggestions will be very welcome.
> Thanks,
>                             Juan
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