[tex-live] [tlpmgui] tlpmgui starts in the wrong mode under Win32

Staszek Wawrykiewicz staw at gust.org.pl
Wed Jan 31 13:28:30 CET 2007

On Wed, 31 Jan 2007, Dirk Ullrich wrote:

> I have tried to install TL2007 (070128 build) on a Win32 Box (WinXP SP2).
> When starting tlpmgui from the CD the program always starts in
> maintenance mode claiming there is a TL installation with root dir
> "D:\programs". Same error when using the current tlpm from
> ftp://ftp.gust.org.pl/pub/Projekty/tlpmgui.
> There was a former TL2005 installation on this box, but it was cleanly
> uninstalled before starting the TL2007 installation. (No TL-specific
> files or environment variables left.)
> Setting "TLroot" to the TL2007 root dir wanted does not help.
> What else can I do to _force_ tplmgui starting in install mode?

1. TLRoot not set
2. no tex found in PATH
Please check if you have really cleanly unistalled: open cmd and run
set | more

Staszek Wawrykiewicz
StaW at gust.org.pl

More information about the tex-live mailing list