[tex-live] `tlmgr info` is now broken when pointed at a nonexistent package

jack tljack at forallx.net
Tue Sep 12 01:49:16 CEST 2017

Doing `tlmgr info foo`, where "foo" is a nonexistent package name, used to
result in this:

tlmgr: cannot find package foo, searching for other matches:

Packages containing `foo' in their title/description:

Packages containing files matching `foo':

But now it results in this: "Can't call method "get_package" on an
undefined value at /Users/gmn/.barn/texbin/tlmgr line 3719."

This is on macOS 10.12.6.

Also, I tried `tlmgr info beilstein` and got the above error, even though
my --repository is local and contains both:


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