[tex-live] Same procedure as every year: installing TL-pretest 2013 on Windows won't work

Uwe Siart uwe.siart at tum.de
Mon Jun 17 16:04:00 CEST 2013

On 17 Jun 2013 at 15:17, Wolfgang Keller wrote:

> As usual, the yearly TexLive re-installation hell doesn't even work.

It works pretty fine. As usual.

> Besides the fact that this kind of nonsense is totally unnecessary, as
> demonstrated by loads of FOSS projects that practise rolling releases.

How many OSs and platforms do those projects support?

> ftp://ftp.cstug.cz::pub/ tex/local/tlpretest -gui perltk

Your repository URL is broken. It's as simple as that.

> Does anyone ever actually test this stuff before it gets published?

Totally unnecessary rant. 1. It has been tested 2. It's not yet 


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