[tex-live] pretest -> update texlive 2017
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed Jun 7 13:07:59 CEST 2017
Philip Taylor wrote:
> I get a 550 ("failed to change directory")
and ftp://ctan.math.ca/tex-archive/ does indeed indicate that there is no such second-level directory as "tlpkg" (without or without the double slash prefix/delimiter).
> Bob Tennent wrote:
>> >|> Is TL2017 not yet available at CTAN mirrors? Here's what I
>> >|> get when I try to update from a pretest installation:
>> >|> /usr/local/bin/tlmgr:
>> >|> open tlpdb(ftp://ctan.math.ca/tex-archive//tlpkg/texlive.tlpdb) failed:
>> >|> at /usr/local/texlive/2017/tlpkg/TeXLive/TLPDB.pm line 360.
>> >|I already did updates from my mirror.
>> I've tried many mirrors and I get the same result. Also on
>> other systems.
>> I presume I could re-install but I'd rather not have to do
>> that if the problem could be fixed more easily.
>> Bob T.
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