[tex-live] Update all installed failed

Philip Taylor (Webmaster, Ret'd) P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Tue Nov 16 14:40:21 CET 2010

Norbert Preining wrote:

 > What about *reading* what *I* wrote????

I did.

 > I said that it is *NOT* possible to check whether in the list of
 > 84000+ files one or the other is open.

Not in the message to which I was replying.

Nor am I suggesting that you should.  At any one time,
you are trying to update only one file.  That is the
only file that needs to be checked to see if it is

 > If you are so genius to find a good solution for that, please provide
 > it, otherwise please simply *trust* us to find a feasible solution.

I trust in God; everyone else pays cash.  Or to put it another
way, I prefer to work /with/ you, Tomek, Akira, Karl et al to
try to find the best solution rather than trusting you to do so
and then complaining afterwards that you failed.

Reasonable ?

** Phil.

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