[tex-live] Ask tlmgr what the latest revision installed is

Justin C. Walker justin at mac.com
Fri Feb 5 02:45:23 CET 2016

On Feb 4, 2016, at 17:38 , Xu Wang wrote:

> Dear all,
> How can I use tlmgr to basically tell me what the latest revision of
> the packages I have installed is. I am not talking only about tlmgr
> (which I can get with tlmgr --version), but of any LaTeX package. For
> example, if I log this information, and if upgrading causes an error
> for me, I can say "well, it worked with revision ABC".

I believe that "tlmgr info blart" will give you what you want for package "blart"


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