[tex-live] tlmgr updates

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Wed May 20 01:07:33 CEST 2009

On Wed, May 20, 2009 at 1:43 AM, Karl Berry <karl at freefriends.org> wrote:
>    When TL2009 comes out will TL2008 be updated by running 'matching' tlmgr?
> Norbert has already written something to try to update a TL 2008 into
> 2009 at install time.  Perfection is not to be expected, though.

So better to download virgin TL2009? No problem for me - I will set up
a mirror restricted to our University (otherwise I will have our
networking department on my back)

> 2008 will be deleted from CTAN.

I believe that then those who run tlmgr2008 will just get an error,
not the removal of all packages.


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

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