[tex-live] tlmgr testing

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Sun Oct 5 17:48:21 CEST 2008

On Sun, Oct 5, 2008 at 10:06 AM, Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard <mpg at elzevir.fr> wrote:

> Btw, a strategy you could use: before update, run --dry-run update to
> see what is to be removed. Then --backup it. And when you heleave
> complaints (or evne before, depending on your taste), manually unpack
> the backup in texmf-local.
> Manuel.
I thought about this but I don't want to populate texmf-local without
need since then I need to watch if the package has been updated on
CTAN. Since I am not sysadmin I can always say "What God gives, God
takes away; pray hard and He may be will return it to you: :-)"

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

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