[tex-live] TexLive Hangs on postactions in win7

David Rudel David at zukertort.com
Wed Jan 14 01:42:53 CET 2015

Hi Reinhard,
I didn't change anything. When the big dialog/wizard came up after I
executed the install command, I just hit "Next" or whatever it says.

The TeXlive files got installed into C:\texlive


On Wed, Jan 14, 2015 at 12:55 AM, Reinhard Kotucha
<reinhard.kotucha at web.de> wrote:
> On 2015-01-13 at 14:41:07 +0000, David Rudel wrote:
>  > mkdir(C:/PROGRA~3/MICROS~1/Windows/STARTM~1/Programs/TeX Live 2014/)
>  > failed, goodbye: Permission denied
> Seems to be a file permission problem.  But the directory
> C:/PROGRA~3/MICROS~1/Windows/STARTM~1 isn't the one where TL is
> installed by default.  I would expect "c:\texlive".  Did you change
> the installation path deliberately?  You didn't mention it, at least.
> Regards,
>   Reinhard
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