[tex-live] install-tl with network location, but without sneaky updates?

Philip & Le Khanh Philip-and-LeKhanh at Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org
Tue Mar 24 18:30:24 CET 2009

Fine, I understand your need and sympathise with it.
How about fetching the TeX Live ISO (which is fixed,
and will not be updated until TeX Live 2009) and using
that as the basis for your installation ?

Marc Herbert wrote:

> I am just trying to install some _constant_ 2008 release, so all my 
> hosts run the *exact same* software. I can reach my goal by burning many 
> TeX Live 2008 DVDs, shipping them to all my hosts, and ask people around 
> the world to run the installer from it. Since this approach is neither 
> very fast nor scriptable, I looked at the network installer instead.

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