[tex-live] [texhax] Updating tlmgr

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Sun Nov 30 01:20:52 CET 2008

On Sat, Nov 29, 2008 at 5:09 PM, Karl Berry <karl at freefriends.org> wrote:
> Hi Richard,
>    > http://www.tug.org/texlive/tlmgr.html
>    During the update of bin-texlive, there was a "Does not look like a tar"
>    error message.  At the end of the process tlmgr disappeared from the bin
>    directories

One of my coworkers had the same disappearing tlmgr; however closer
look proved that disappeared only symlink

tlmgr -> ../../texmf/scripts/texlive/tlmgr.pl

while tlmgr.pl was intact. Check



Victor Ivrii, Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto

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