[tex-live] texlive DVD install problems
herries.press at earthlink.net
Fri Aug 26 22:21:02 CEST 2016
Apologies for the noise. I hadn't realised that I had to shut down and
restart Ubuntu for the change to the .profile file to take effect.
Perhaps, though, I will discover other problems along the way.
On 26/08/16 21:04, Peter Wilson wrote:
> I tried to install texlive 2016 from the DVD onto a Ubuntu system. I
> left the installation running while I had supper but when I returned
> there was nothing showing on the screen so I don't know if there were
> any error messages or suchlike. I changed the .profile file to pick up
> the 2016 version rather than the 2015 version. It seemed to run 2016
> on sample2e.tex but all the other files it used were from 2015. I
> tried "tlmgr update -list" but I got a message saying
> "Unknown directive ...container checksum c59200567...,please fix it!
> at usr/local/texlive/2015/tlpkg/TeXLive/TLPOBJ.pm line 210, <$retfh>
> line 5579."
> Any ideas? Should I try and delete the 2016 version and start again
> staring at the screen for a couple of hours?
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