[tex-live] installing tex-live

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Mon Aug 8 10:32:27 CEST 2011

2011/8/8 Marion Wenty <marion.wenty at gmail.com>:
> hi,
> thank you for the tip about staying on the list.
> yes, there is a firewall on this computer at work.
> At home (I have also got a firewall there) I installed TeX Live a couple of
> months ago and it worked! (i only had to get rid of some old programms
> because it took up a lot of space. i have tried to take the installation
> directory from home to work and install this one on the computer at work but
> i didn't succeed. is there another way, how to get the programm from home to
> work?
> Marion
Yes, you can copy the whole tree where TL is installed. In *nix
systems you just set PATH, in Windows you will have to call "tlmgr
postaction" to create shortcuts, menus etc. I do not remember the
syntax but you find it in the manual.
> 2011/8/4 Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard <mpg at elzevir.fr>
>> Hi,
>> (please stay on list, so that others can help too)
>> Le 04/08/2011 15:30, Marion Wenty a écrit :
>> > thank you very much for your answer.
>> >
>> > i tried 3 different mirrors, but i always got the same error message ...
>> >
>> Ok, so it looks like the network issue isn't on the mirror's side. Are you
>> behind a proxy, firewall or something? Is it possible for you to try
>> installing
>> from a different location (home vs work or something)?
>> Manuel.

Zdeněk Wagner

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