[tex-live] Upgrade from texlive 2016

Manfred Lotz manfred at dante.de
Sun Jul 16 08:02:57 CEST 2017

On Sat, 15 Jul 2017 21:52:47 GMT
Karl Berry <karl at freefriends.org> wrote:

>     Have there been any tests for upgrading TeXLive 2016 to 2017?
> There has been no testing, but I think the same dangerous upgrade
> procedure as in other years should work. That is, I don't recall
> changing the tlpdb directives this year.
> I updated the page http://tug.org/texlive/upgrade.html to give the
> same procedure as in previous updatable years. Good luck ... -k

It happened to me that recently I did an upgrade
in /usr/local/texlive/2016 and ended up having the TeXLive 2017
in /usr/local/texlive/2016. 

I didn't dig deeper but thought this is a feature.


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