[tex-live] texworks updates on darwin

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Wed Mar 30 10:33:53 CEST 2011

On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 12:32 AM, Adam R. Maxwell <amaxwell at mac.com> wrote:
> Can anyone explain why I'm getting 6.9 MB texworks updates on OS X via
> tlmgr, when the texworks binary is not installed?  Mac OS X 10.6.7, TL
> 2010 installed via MacTeX.  It looks like it's all documentation and
> auxiliary files, but it doesn't remove easily:

Actually, understatement:
[Mon Mar 28 10:53:33 2011] update: texworks (20163 -> 21851)
[Tue Mar 29 06:43:21 2011] update: texworks (21851 -> 21873)

and the first one was much larger. This is on MacOSX and also on
x86_64-linux where working binaries of TW do not seem to exist

> The waste of disk space isn't a big deal, but these downloads add up...
No, there were only two of them.


Victor Ivrii, Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto

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