[tex-live] tlmgr gui is not working

George N. White III gnwiii at gmail.com
Sun Mar 6 19:14:06 CET 2011

On Sat, Mar 5, 2011 at 6:36 PM, mario chiari <m at mariochiari.net> wrote:

> Hello
> any help you may offer on the following is very welcome.
> (clearly, I am a newbie on  tlmgr)
> [root at localhost ~]# tlmgr gui
> Too late to run INIT block at /usr/share/perl5/XSLoader.pm line 94.
> Too late to run INIT block at /usr/lib/perl5/DynaLoader.pm line 223.
> perl: symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/perl5/auto/Tk/Tk.so: undefined
> symbol: Perl_sv_utf8_upgrade_flags
> [root at localhost ~]#

There is not much data to go on here.

Do you have Perl::Tk installed?

You should mention the platform you are using -- then someone might
know the bet way to get Perl:Tk.

As mentioned in the TL documentation, it is ill-advised to run tlmgr as root.

George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia

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