[tex-live] Not so good experience with TL net install on windows.
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Mon Aug 25 00:42:16 CEST 2008
Karl Berry wrote:
> I know it's way too late to ask to modify the installer, so that it
> warns the user if "old" envir vars are set,
> I don't think there is any practical way to distinguish "old" envvar
> values from "new" ones. We certainly cannot warn simply if any
> TeX-related envvar is set at all.
But we can warn them to check, in the documentation.
As I hit this very error myself, I was confident that
there is no mention in the TUG/TeX Live/Downloads and other means/
Small bootstrap installer sequence, but now I come to
check I find that the last leads to a 550 :-(((
gone, and why are we still pointing at it if it is
no longer there ?!
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