[tex-live] create/restore a backup snapshot

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Tue Mar 23 20:12:06 CET 2010

On Di, 23 Mär 2010, kap4lin wrote:
> If I understand correctly, one can restore only individual packages


> and not the entire snapshot? Well, I could create separate backupdir


> for each snapshot and then restore from there. Is that the right way?

That might work.

Best wishes

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