[tex-live] Updating MikTeX
alan at alphabyte.co.nz
Tue Apr 15 23:47:03 CEST 2008
I realise this list is for tex-live development but for some reason my
posts to the MikTeX mailing list are being bounced. Hopefully there is
someone on here that knows enough about MikTeX to point me in the
I am trying to update MikTeX that was installed with TeXLive and I got
the following error reported at the end of the log:
MiKTeX Update Wizard Report
Date: Wednesday, April 16, 2008
407999 bytes, 22.52 KB/Sec
updating package definition directory ("E:\Program Files\MiKTeX
installed 220 package definition files
opening repository http://ctan.unsw.edu.au/systems/win32/miktex/tm/packages/
repository type: remote package repository
loading lightweight database file...
73422 bytes, 23.33 KB/Sec
starting package maintenance...
installation directory: "E:\Program Files\MiKTeX 2.5"
package repository: http://ctan.unsw.edu.au/systems/win32/miktex/tm/packages/
DBlight digest: b2b1716d997d3552136e025bbf7dd367
going to download 229375473 bytes
going to install 12825 file(s) (204 package(s))
Error: Unknown archive file type.
Is there anything I can do to resolve this? If so, what?
Alan Litchfield MBus(Hons), MNZCS
PO Box 1941, Auckland, NZ. 1140
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