[tex-live] Segmentation fault (?)
Axel E. Retif
axel.retif at mac.com
Fri Jan 29 08:17:17 CET 2010
On 28 Jan, 2010, at 14:09, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> On 28 January 2010 Axel E. Retif wrote:
>> So I think it will remain a mystery for me. But, as I said, everything seems to be working fine.
> A segmentation fault is usually caused by a program or a shared library, not by a script. This means that the culprit is either a program called by tlmgr, or Perl itself.
> Since you are using the GUI, there is also Tk which could cause problems if it's not installed properly. This is quite likely because the segfault happened after the "Completed."-message.
> [...] In order to find out whether it's a Perl-Tk issue, I suggest to do the next update on the command line:
> tlmgr --all --self
I've taken the opportunity to try ``tlmgr update --all --self'' right now, with a few packages to update and install, and everything went well, with no segfault message whatsoever.
But I should say that I've used the GUI of tlmgr many, many times, and it's the first time that I have noticed this ``Segmentation fault''.
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