[tex-live] texlive installation on FreeBSD amd64

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Sat Jul 19 19:56:06 CEST 2008

On Sa, 19 Jul 2008, Manfred Lotz wrote:
> It seems that in tlpkg/installer/config.guess the name x86_64 is set for 
>  64bit FreeBSD which should be changed to amd64.

Strange, in the TLUtils.pm, sub platform (can yo please check) there is:
which should take care of that. Can you check whether you have that

And if not, can you send us the output of 
	/bin/sh tlpgk/installer/config.guess


Best wishes


Dr. Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at>        Vienna University of Technology
Debian Developer <preining at debian.org>                         Debian TeX Group
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