[tex-live] Minor tlmgr request.

Maxwell, Adam R adam.maxwell at pnl.gov
Thu Aug 20 19:05:44 CEST 2009

On 08/20/09 09:34, "Herbert Schulz" <herbs at wideopenwest.com> wrote:

> Right now TeX Live Utility on the Mac seems to report an operation
> such as running updmap-sys through tlmgr's machine readable output
> only after it completes; i.e.,
> running updmap-sys ... done
> appears all at once at completion. Is it possible (adding one
> newline?) to have that come out as two lines
> running updmap-sys
> just before it is run and
> ... done
> after it completes. I think that gives better feedback about what is
> happening.

Herb, I just realized that this may be my fault after all; I print messages
only after seeing a newline, since I have to pass them from the privileged
tool back to the GUI via IPC.  So regardless of what tlmgr does, I can't
show these incrementally unless it prints "starting foo" and "ending foo"

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