[tex-live] ctan->tl updates caught up

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Thu Aug 2 01:35:22 CEST 2012

On 2012-08-01 at 21:13:57 +0000, Yury Donskoy wrote:

 > TL>echo [01/08/2012  6:54:37.30] failed self update: texlive.infra (27258 -> 
 > 27262) 1>>"C:/texlive/2012/texmf-var/web2c/tlmgr.log" 
 > The process cannot access the file because it is being used by
 > another process.

If you're using a virus scanner, turn it off while updating TeX Live.

The Windows file system doesn't allow two processes to access a
particular file at the same time.  Multitasking is supported by all
operating systems available today, except Windows.


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