[tex-live] Windows installer of Tex Live 2012 pretest points still to Tex Live 2011 repository?

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Mon Jun 25 01:40:47 CEST 2012

On 2012-06-25 at 07:30:57 +0900, Norbert Preining wrote:

 > On So, 24 Jun 2012, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
 > > Sorry, Norbert, I already did and am using an "upgraded TL2011" for
 > > production for a while. I didn't encounter any problems so far.
 > The main problem is that there is still the formerly generated 
 > TEXMFCONFIG/web2c/updmap.cfg that lists *ALL* maps that were formerly
 > installed. Now if you remove one, this file wil NOT be rewritten
 > anymore, so the system will break.

Thanks for the hint, I didn't consider the new version of updmap.
 > >  > There are some more steps to be taken!!!! See the pretest page
 > >  > with not-suggested proceudre. Some files have to be removed!!
 > > 
 > > Didn't find anything related on the pretest page.  Which files do
 > > you mean?
 > Hmm, I wrote that once and it was there once, but it seems that 
 > it has been removed. I don't know, I once wrote an upgrade
 > procedure.

This would be useful and I hope that it's not completely lost.  An
upgrade from TL-2011 would save a lot of network traffic and time.


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