[tex-live] tlpretest full rebuild coming

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Sat Jun 12 15:15:33 CEST 2010

On Thu, Jun 10, 2010 at 11:23 AM, Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> wrote:
> On Do, 10 Jun 2010, Uwe Siart wrote:
>> > Yes, because the revision numbers of *many* packages will drop
>> > considerably (from 15000 to 3000) [...]
>> I found that almost all files in the pretest repo now date 2010-06-09.
>> Assuming that this was the announced full rebuild I did a reinstall. I
> No it isn't, it was a combination of a but in the tlpsrc files plus
> a bug in the update scripts that didn't make the update process stop
> if the first step failed, so everything was recreated as it is ;-)
>> checked some revision numbers (tlmgr show *packagename*) and they are
>> still in the range around 18000. So is the scenario you described still
>> to come?
> Yes, hopfeully tomorrow.

While the previous night (10/11) some numbers decreased (for binaries
only) the Total Recall does not seem to come the last night (11/12) as


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

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