[tex-live] porting a TeXLive-Installation to another PC

Staszek Wawrykiewicz staw at gust.org.pl
Sun Nov 23 23:11:00 CET 2008

On Sun, 23 Nov 2008, Andreas Hirsch wrote:

> I'm teaching a LaTeX-course at school and (as always) there are some
> problems for the kids to get TeX running at home.
> In special, some of my pupils have no or a bad internet-connection.
> I've downloaded the iso - but this is freezed as of august 2008.
> Is ist possible to copy an up-to-date installation of TeXLive to another
> PC? Is changing the PATH-Variable enough for runnig?

The easiest way is to wget CTAN:/systems/texlive/tlnet/2008/archive/*
and install-tl/ , record that on usb pendrive or dvd and install from 

Staszek Wawrykiewicz
StaW at gust.org.pl

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