[tex-live] Tlmgr closing takes fairly long

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Tue May 31 07:23:26 CEST 2016

Please check also whether changing an option is as fast or at least much faster than the GUI.

N this case I might try to debug where the time hands.


On May 31, 2016 2:11:12 PM GMT+09:00, Uwe Siart <usenet at siart.de> wrote:
>Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> writes:
>> If you mean the GUI, can you test whether doing an action
>> on the command line also takes as much time? Would need an
>> action that triggers a saving of the tlpdb, like adjusting
>> some options or so.
>Command line is perceptibly faster than opening and closing the GUI. I
>tried an action that does not connect to a repo to be sure it's not the
>download that slows down things.
>For instance, "tlmgr option showall" takes something like 5-6 seconds
>display the output and return to the command prompt.
>Don't know if this could be accelerated but to me it's always been ok
>like that.

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