[tex-live] tlmgr update --self fails

T T t34www at googlemail.com
Thu Nov 8 03:04:54 CET 2012

On 7 November 2012 14:20, Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> wrote:
> On Mi, 07 Nov 2012, Martin Schröder wrote:
>> Install candidate for texlive.infra from main (27830)
> Ok, fine.
>> >> Preparing TeX Live infrastructure update...
>> >> cannot set/edit root of a virtual tlpdb
>> >
>> > Huuu? That is interesting, why does this appear here?
>> Your code. :-)
> I know ... still I am not seeing it on Linux, so it seems to be
> Win specific, which would mean not my code ;-)))

True, but that code was written before tlpdbs became a virtual thing
:-)  Anyway, I guess the bit with '$remotetlpdb->root . "/$Archive"'
in tlmgr.pl (line1924 at rev27748) needs to be patched, but I'm not sure
how to fix it.  Can you have a look?



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