[tex-live] tlmgr update

Jobst Hoffmann j.hoffmann at fh-aachen.de
Tue Aug 11 09:40:30 CEST 2009

I can confirm this, my editor converts all line feeds into carriage
return-line feed-combinations, after converting the update worked (I've
tested that on another machine, now both machines say 

tlmgr revision 14589 (2009-08-09 19:50:12 +0200)
tlmgr using installation: E:/Programme/texlive/2009
TeX Live (http://tug.org/texlive) version 2009-dev

Revision of modules:
TLConfig: 14553
TLUtils:  14553
TLPOBJ:   14553
TLPDB:    14553
TLMedia:  14553
TLPaper:  14553
TLWinGoo: 14553

on tlmgr -v --version

Good job!

Best wishes
Am Dienstag, den 11.08.2009, 08:08 +0100 schrieb T T:
> On 11/08/2009, Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> wrote:
> > Absolutely shooting into nothing, but could
> > it be a line ending problem, \n vs\r\n and
> > cmd.exe reading till \r or buffer is full?
> Norbert, you are genius! That's it. Mystery solved. Why didn't I think
> of that. The updater-w32 file has unix line endings, converting it
> into windows format fixes the problem. This also explains why the
> second log file from Jobst was clean: I asked him to edit the file and
> he must have used an editor that does the conversion automatically.
> I've changed svn:eol-style to CRLF, that should fix the problem.
> Cheers,
> Tomek
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