[tex-live] Update of texlive 2011 destroys tlmgr

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Wed Nov 16 00:00:59 CET 2011

On Di, 15 Nov 2011, Keks Dose wrote:
>    Unfortunately restarting "tlmgr --gui" ends with this message:
>    "perl.exe hat ein Problem festgestellt und muss beendet werden."
>    In Englisch probably something like "perl.exe encountered a problem and
>    will be terminated." Same happens when only typing "tlmgr".

Very strange error. I am not a Windows expert, so I hope someone
else can come up with some ideas.

>    Can I avoid re-installing whole texlive ?

First of all, no need to reinstall, all tex related things should
work without any problems.

Can you try to get the latest update-tlmgr-latest.exe and run it, please?

Best wishes

Norbert Preining            preining@{jaist.ac.jp, logic.at, debian.org}
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