[tex-live] persistent connections when downloading

Maxwell, Adam R adam.maxwell at pnl.gov
Thu Dec 17 17:36:34 CET 2009

On 12/16/09 04:44, "Norbert Preining" <preining at logic.at> wrote:

> If you can please test this new access mode as we want to make it the
> default (after having switched Windows to a newer perl, too) and report
> any experiences, problems, etc here.

I saw an HTTP 500 error on one system this morning, so it fell back to wget.
On my other system it worked great.  Both are running OS X.

What would be the best way to test for availability of this feature?  Tlmgr
version >= 16424?  Run `tlmgr --persistent-downloads list` and check for an


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