[tex-live] [pretest] "get_system_tmpdir" is not exported by the TeXLive::TLUtils module

Stephan Hennig sh-list at posteo.net
Mon Apr 9 20:01:16 CEST 2018

Am 09.04.2018 um 19:13 schrieb Siep Kroonenberg:
> On Mon, Apr 09, 2018 at 06:04:15PM +0200, Stephan Hennig wrote:
>> Hi,
>> trying to install TL2018 in Windows 7 x64 from a console with
>> administrator privileges results in the following error here:
>> > X:\tlnet>install-tl-advanced.bat
>> > PATH=X:\tlnet\tlpkg\tlperl\bin;<details left out>
>> > "X:\tlnet\install-tl" -gui perltk
>> > "get_system_tmpdir" is not exported by the TeXLive::TLUtils module
>> > Can't continue after import errors at X:\tlnet\install-tl line 49.
>> > BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at X:\tlnet\install-tl line 53.
> I cannot reproduce this, and I cannot find mention of
> get_system_tmpdir anywhere in the installer scripts. Maybe you have
> somewhere traces of an old installation or installer?

Completely my fault!  I somehow managed to have


in my rsync call, causing install scripts to be of 2015.  All seems to
be well now.  Haven't took part in pretest in 2016 and 2017, obviously.
Sorry for the noise!

Best regards,
Stephan Hennig

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