[tex-live] ways to change between texlive 2014 and 2015 pretest

Siep Kroonenberg siepo at cybercomm.nl
Tue May 19 18:44:43 CEST 2015

On Tue, May 19, 2015 at 05:18:29PM +0100, Joseph Wright wrote:
> On 19/05/2015 17:07, Dr. Bernhard Kleine wrote:
> > I installed pretest in windows and omitted the registry changes. Now the
> > 2014 binaries are still active. Is there any way to change in between the
> > two installations.
> > 
> > You have obviously eliminated in the manager the symbolic link functions.
> > Now I wonder.
> > 
> >  
> > 
> > Bernhard
> Choice of TeX system is determined by the path set. On Windows, this can
> be adjusted using the Control Panel (search for 'environmental
> variables'). I'd just add the appropriate location at the start of your
> personal path.
> --
> Joseph Wright

Note that on windows the user path is appended to the system path.
So if the previous TL is on the system path then you need to change
the system path.

If you did accept the menu shortcuts, then anything started via
those shortcuts should see the right searchpath.

Siep Kroonenberg

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