[tex-live] Can't install TexLive 2011 on windows x64 XP machine

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Fri Oct 21 02:01:24 CEST 2011

Please keep the mailing list in Cc, others might profit from
that exchange.

On Fr, 21 Okt 2011, Somwrita Sarkar wrote:
> 2. But, yes, it is a university proxy server. Can this be a problem ?

Yes, definitely. Since install-tl tries to download the database
and all packages with LWP, and if direct connection is not possible,
it will not work.

You probably have to set
in the environment.

If you are using sh like environment:
	export http_proxy
	install-tl ...

Best wishes

Norbert Preining            preining@{jaist.ac.jp, logic.at, debian.org}
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