[tex-live] tex live 2009 pretests
olli at sopos.org
Tue Jul 7 16:37:41 CEST 2009
Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> writes:
> On So, 05 Jul 2009, Oliver Heins wrote:
>> >> -- Then I downloaded install-tl-unx.tar.gz from one mirror and started
>> >> ./install-tl, but got an error, too:
>> > Why? Just go into tlnet/ and start
>> > install-tl
>> > from there. Anything else does NOT work!
>> olli at dionysos:~/incoming/install-tl$ ls
>> doc.html install-tl* LICENSE.TL readme-html.dir/ README.usergroups tlpkg/
>> index.html LICENSE.CTAN README readme-txt.dir/ release-texlive.txt
>> olli at dionysos:~/incoming/install-tl$ find . -name "tlnet"
>> olli at dionysos:~/incoming/install-tl$
> You rsynced the tlnet from one of the servers, right? What about cd-ing
> into *THAT* tlnet folder you will find install-tl there!!!
No. First I tried to rsync, but that failed. Then I downloaded
install-tl-unx.tar.gz, but that failed with the cited error message. (I
managed it to work by providing a --location, but IMHO that should at
least be mentioned on the install page).
After that, I read on the ml that the -x switch doesn't work on
debian/ubuntu systems, and I decided to rather rsync the tlnet than
doing a network installation (having a weak net connection and the
reports of Martin in mind).
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