[tex-live] TeX installation problem

Andreas Hirsch nishni_nowgorod at gaponline.de
Fri Mar 5 06:29:00 CET 2010

quoting Guillaume Jacques, [05.03.2010 06:16 +0100]:
> 2010/3/5 Andreas Hirsch <nishni_nowgorod at gaponline.de>
>> quoting Guillaume Jacques, [05.03.2010 04:14 +0100]:
>>> I have successfully installed TeX live on many computers before, but
>>> recently I tryied to install it on a friend's computer, and it failed. I
>>> have no idea why. His system is Windows Vista, he has full administrator
>>> privileges, and the user account control is disactivated.
>> Did you - in special - start the command prompt to run as administrator?
>> I did not do anything special, I just ran the installation program from
> the windows environnement (not using the DOS emulator). Here is a screenshot
> of the message I obtained.

Please compare the title of your box against the title of my box: your
box does not run as administrator


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Alle, die sich jetzt über den Westerwelle aufregen,
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das von einem chinesischen Kind genäht wurde.'
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