[tex-live] texlive error in ubuntu

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Wed Feb 25 15:39:18 CET 2009

On Mi, 25 Feb 2009, Fengnan GAO wrote:
> I have updated with update-tlmgr-lateset.sh, but the results turn out to be the same. 

Ok, ...

>     tlpkg/installer/config.guess

Ok, there was a bug in the update-tlmgr-latest.sh, it is now fixed and
shouuld appear a fixed version in the next day in you local CTAN mirror.

> Files present but not covered (relative to /usr/local/texlive/2008):
>   texmf/doc/man/man1/tlmgr.1
>   texmf/doc/man/man1/tlmgr.pdf

Those are in bin-texlive/docfiles

>   texmf/scripts/texlive/tlmgrgui/tlmgrgui-real.pl

left over, can be removed by hand

>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/prauctex.cfg
>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/prauctex.def
>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/prcounters.def
>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/preview.dvi
>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/preview.sty
>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/prfootnotes.def
>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/prlyx.def
>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/prshowbox.def
>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/prshowlabels.def
>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/prtightpage.def
>   texmf/tex/latex/preview/prtracingall.def

You should have all those files under
instead of
So you can remove the above files.

>   tlpkg/README
>   tlpkg/doc/Perl-API.txt
>   tlpkg/doc/Shell-API.txt
>   tlpkg/doc/install08gui.png
>   tlpkg/doc/install08text.pdf
>   tlpkg/doc/install08text.tex
>   tlpkg/doc/installer-layout.txt
>   tlpkg/doc/integrated-pool.tex
>   tlpkg/doc/list-file-format.txt
>   tlpkg/doc/packages.txt
>   tlpkg/doc/specification.txt
>   tlpkg/doc/tlinfra-guit07.pdf
>   tlpkg/doc/tlinfra-guit07.tex
>   tlpkg/doc/tlinst-BT08-abstract.pdf
>   tlpkg/doc/tlinst-BT08-abstract.tex
>   tlpkg/doc/tlinst-BT08.pdf
>   tlpkg/doc/tlinst-BT08.tex
>   tlpkg/doc/vars-docu.txt
>   tlpkg/doc/windemo.bat
>   tlpkg/doc/windemo.pl
>   tlpkg/doc/wingoo-demo.bat
>   tlpkg/doc/wingoo-demo.pl
>   tlpkg/man/TeXLive-TLPDB.1
>   tlpkg/man/TeXLive-TLPOBJ.1
>   tlpkg/man/TeXLive-TLPSRC.1
>   tlpkg/man/TeXLive-TLUtils.1
>   tlpkg/man/tlpsrc2tlpdb.1

Those are left overs from the installation. We cannot fix that now, but
rest assured they don't hurt. If you don't want to see them just simply
remove them.

Best wishes


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