[tex-live] Request review TeX Live update notification

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Mon Feb 6 11:27:14 CET 2012

2012/2/6 Pander <pander at users.sourceforge.net>:
> Hi all,
> I have made a Python script for Linux that can be scheduled to notify
> the user on any pending updates for TeX Live.
> The goal was to keep it as simple as possible for the end user to see
> what are pending updates and the possibility to initiate an update.
> Attached you will find a screenshot and the notification and the Python
> file itself. Hopefully this can become a part of the distro. If you are
> interested, please do a review and send me feedback on what to improve.
Looks nice. I have not requested update but after exit I see the
following error message:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "./tlntf.py", line 165, in ?
  File "./tlntf.py", line 141, in updateLinux
TypeError: 'str' object is not callable

My version of python is 2.4.3

> Regards,
> Pander

Zdeněk Wagner

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