[tex-live] release versions not compatible

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Fri Jul 22 17:44:27 CEST 2011

On Fr, 22 Jul 2011, Michael Blaustein wrote:
> I tried to install TL 2011 today with "install-tl"  (from  
> "install-tl-unx.tar.gz" downloaded today).  It failed to run until I  

Probably you downloaded it from a CTAN mirror that still
carries the 2010 version of TL. One has to wait a bit until
all the mirrors are up2date.

> changed a line in TLConfig.pm from "$ReleaseYear = 2010;" to  
> "$ReleaseYear = 2011;".
> Maybe this should be fixed?

It is fixed, of course ... only your install-tl-unx.tar.gz is old.

Best wishes

Norbert Preining            preining@{jaist.ac.jp, logic.at, debian.org}
JAIST, Japan                                 TeX Live & Debian Developer
DSA: 0x09C5B094   fp: 14DF 2E6C 0307 BE6D AD76  A9C0 D2BF 4AA3 09C5 B094
I'm going to have a look.'
He glanced round at the others.
`Is no one going to say, "No you can't possibly, let me go
They all shook their heads.
`Oh well.'
                 --- Ford attempting to be heroic whilst being seiged by
                 --- Shooty and Bangbang.
                 --- Douglas Adams, The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy

More information about the tex-live mailing list