[tex-live] No errors during virgin install

Staszek Wawrykiewicz staw at gust.org.pl
Fri Sep 5 00:33:22 CEST 2008

On Thu, 4 Sep 2008, Philip TAYLOR wrote:

> > I assume that you have some more lines in your install-tl.log _after_
> >  "Running fc-cache -v -r", right?
> Er, only what was sent : that was a direct copy/paste
> of everything from "Installing: zwgetfdate" to end.
> Is there something missing, just after "Running fc-cache -v -r"
> and before "running mktexlsr F:/TeX/Live/2008/texmf-dist F:/TeX/Live/2008/texmf" ?

Do you mean output in cmd window or install-tl.log file?
My install-tl.log contains more messages for all postinstall things.

> > No, I have always that problem when installing from my local mirror.
> > I do not understand what does it mean "re-permissioning the entire TeX..."
> F:\TeX is the root of everything TeXxie on this system.
> Earlier today I could not run "Install-TL", "Wget",
> "Perl" or anything else : "Access is denied".  To
> get around this, I had to chance from "Simple file
> sharing" to (tacit) "Complex file sharing", and
> then recursively grant myself (a system administrator)
> full access to F:\TeX and everything thereunder.

Very strange: you are the system administrator and you cannot write?!
Is that vista or xp? I really hate windows for all those madness.

Staszek Wawrykiewicz
StaW at gust.org.pl

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