[tex-live] listing failed

Daniel Becker daniel.becker at uni-rostock.de
Thu Aug 27 09:20:42 CEST 2009

> Based on Norbert's comments, the standard update will fail since -- 
> location isn't working in your copy of tlmgr.  You need to use the  
> Actions->Reinstall TeX Live Manager menu (which will download and  
> run update-tlmgr-latest.sh for you).

Updating tlmgr via TeX Live Utility (Menu Actions -> Reinstall TeX  
Live Manager) and then updating packages went fine.

There are (new) warnings, but I guess they are harmless?

Thanks for the fix


2009-08-27 09:15:01 +0200 Notice -[TLMListOperation _parseLines:][358]	 
*** WARNING ***
Unable to determine URL from previous listing, so the default will be  
used.  Ignore this warning if you have not previously updated TeX Live
2009-08-27 09:16:09 +0200 Notice -[TLMMainWindowController  
_refreshUpdatedPackageListFromLocation:][358]	Refreshing list of  
updated packages…
2009-08-27 09:16:13 +0200 Notice -[TLMOperation main][358]	Standard  
error from `/usr/texbin/tlmgr --machine-readable --location http://texlive.guiling.fr/ 
  update --list`
tlmgr: package repository http://texlive.guiling.fr/

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