[tex-live] reset tlmgr to default net repo via cli

Lars Madsen daleif at math.au.dk
Wed Mar 1 15:59:37 CET 2017


is that documented?  I obviously never search for 'ctan'

/Lars Madsen
Institut for Matematik / Department of Mathematics
Aarhus Universitet / Aarhus University
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From: Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at>
Sent: 01 March 2017 15:44
To: tex-live at tug.org; Lars Madsen
Subject: Re: [tex-live] reset tlmgr to default net repo via cli

     tlmgr option repository ctan
should work..


On March 1, 2017 8:25:31 PM GMT+09:00, Lars Madsen <daleif at math.au.dk> wrote:
>I sometimes install TL from a tlnet copy from my office PC. Afterwards
>I'd like the installation to get updated from the standard net repo.
>The gui has a nice button for this, so I'm wondering if there is a cli
>option that can be used to do this reconfiguration (so I do not need to
>remember the URL for the default net repo).
>It seems I can do this
>tlmgr option repository http://mirror.ctan.org/systems/texlive/tlnet
>but then I need to remember it, or look in the man pages, would an
>alias for the default net-repo be possible so one could do
>tlmgr option repository net-default
>/Lars Madsen
>Institut for Matematik / Department of Mathematics
>Aarhus Universitet / Aarhus University
>Mere info: http://au.dk/daleif@math / More information:

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