[tex-live] Tex Live 2008 in Vista - installation won't start

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Wed Sep 10 19:08:40 CEST 2008

On Mi, 10 Sep 2008, Ivan Sutoris wrote:
> F:\>install-tl.bat
> Use of uninitialized value in scalar chomp at tlpkg/TeXLive/TLUtils.pm line 1649
> ..
> Use of uninitialized value in concatenation (.) or string at tlpkg/TeXLive/TLUti
> ls.pm line 1650.

That is all coming from
	my $cwd = `cd`;

Can anyone with Vista try that in a small perl program? It should work.

> Can't spawn "cmd.exe": No such file or directory at tlpkg/TeXLive/TLUtils.pm lin

Ouch ...???? Siep, do you have an idea?

Best wishes


Dr. Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at>        Vienna University of Technology
Debian Developer <preining at debian.org>                         Debian TeX Group
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