[tex-live] TL'2012: Trouble with today tlmgr

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Thu May 24 11:17:24 CEST 2012

On Thu, May 24, 2012 at 4:58 AM, Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> wrote:
> On Do, 24 Mai 2012, Victor Ivrii wrote:
>> Bareword found where operator expected at /usr/texbin/tlmgr line 3542,
>> near "m!^(http|ftp)://!u"
> As said, I don't know why my perl accepts this and yours not.
> Anyway, best option to make it work immediately is to change the
>        u
> in this line to an
>        i
> So that the line looks like
>        if (($p !~ m!^(http|ftp)://!i) &&

I observed the same error on MacOSX 10.7.4
perl 5, version 12, subversion 3 (v5.12.3)

and on RHEL 5
perl, v5.8.8 built for x86_64-linux-thread-multi

and your remedy worked on both

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

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