[tex-live] Solve Problem with tlmgr for first (was: Problems with tlmgr)

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Sat Sep 20 10:41:13 CEST 2008

On Fr, 19 Sep 2008, Martin Scholz wrote:
> > "Undefined subroutine &main::debug called at 
> > C:/texlive/2008/texmf/scripts/texlive/tlmgrgui/tlmgrgui-real.pl line 171.
> > Compilation failed in require at 
> > C:\texlive\2008\texmf\scripts\texlive\tlmgrgui\tlmgrgui.pl line 72."
> > 
> > can somebody help or has somebody an idea what's going wrong?
> > 
> > Thanks
> > Martin
> > 
> > 
> A solution for the above problem under windows vista is to comment out
> the line 171 by a # in the tlmgrgui-real.pl file.
> If anybody has a better solution let us know.

Sorry for ignoring you so long: Please apply that patch:
--- tlmgrgui-real.pl	(revision 10653)
+++ tlmgrgui-real.pl	(revision 10654)
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
 use TeXLive::TLMedia;
 use TeXLive::TLPDB;
 use TeXLive::TLConfig;
-use TeXLive::TLUtils qw(setup_programs platform_desc win32);
+use TeXLive::TLUtils qw(setup_programs platform_desc win32 debug);
 use Getopt::Long qw(:config no_autoabbrev require_order);
 use Tk;

I.e., in line 29 add 
to the list. That should fix the problem

Best wishes


Dr. Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at>        Vienna University of Technology
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