[tlbuild] Installing the current snapshot

Angelo Graziosi angelo.graziosi at alice.it
Sun Oct 11 13:47:12 CEST 2009

I have build (on Cygwin-1.5) from


and installed from


After the burning, I see that the disk label is "TeXLive2008". Shouldn't 
it be "TeXLive2009"?

I have installed with:

$ /cdrom/install-tl -custom-bin /tmp/Master/bin/i686-pc-cygwin

So it seems that we do not need, any more, to add "-location /cdrom". Is 
this right?

Regarding the file "LEGGIMI", it has ALL wrong accented characters!

Last but not least: in the install-tl.log there are still the warnings 
described here:


Now, even if they are "harmless", as described here:


they, in view of the release, do not looks as 'good publicity', mainly 
for new users to TL. But this is only my opinion. :-)


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