[tex-live] TL-pretest 2010: foo.universal-darwin - Local version is newer

Christian Boesch chris.boesch at gmx.ch
Sat Jun 12 15:41:14 CEST 2010

Sorry and thank you. Got already pointed to it by Herbs, did indeed not read thouroughly enough the archive. I'm getting reinstalled them by the new reinstall feature of TLU now.

Thanks all and good luck


Am 12.06.2010 um 15:33 schrieb Norbert Preining:

> On Sa, 12 Jun 2010, Christian Boesch wrote:
>> I get with the Tex Live Utility (texlive-20100530), pretest version, installed as MacTex, since a few days for a list of foo.universal-darwin packages the message "local version is newer". I use the pretest mirror http://ftp.cstug.cz/pub/tex/local/tlpretest/, but get the same also with other mirrors. It ranges from a2ping.universal-darwin, installed 16044 remote 9317 until xmltex, installed 17012 remote 9317. Any ideas?
> Yes, many, that was announced some days ago, including in the following
> threads solution to it (so using the archive of the last few days at
> least would have helped)
> Simplest way: reinstall everything (sorry, we are in pretest)
> More involved way: Find the list of all packages (best is with some
> 	sed/awk/grep incancatation) and feed it back to 
> 		tlmgr install --reinstall ....
> 	where .... is the list of packages.
> Best wishes
> Norbert
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