[tex-live] tlmgr update failure

Andreas Hirsch cursus.publicus at sacrumromanumimperium.org
Sat May 5 08:20:25 CEST 2018

Hi Karl,

Karl Berry schrieb am 2018-05-05 um 00:36:
>     > I did an successful installation of TL2018 for Linux and Win32
> Apparently not successful, or tlmgr update --self would work.

see below

>     > tlmgr update --self --all
> Try running tlmgr update --self, without --all.
>     > /usr/local/texlive/bin/x86_64-linux/tlmgr: open
>     > tlpdb(http://texlive.lukasczyk.me/tlpkg/tlpkg/texlive.tlpdb) failed:  at
>     > /usr/local/texlive/tlpkg/TeXLive/TLPDB.pm line 362.
> For one thing, it seems xzdec is missing from your installation, likely
> somehow due to installing for both x86_64-linux and win32. I don't
> understand what is happening.
> Also, that url is wrong -- it has a doubled .../tlpkg/tlpkg/...
> Visiting in a browser, it works with one /tlpkg/.
> You could try running:
>  tlmgr option repo http://texlive.lukasczyk.me/
> (No /tlpkg/ in the repository url.)

this was the mistake!

Thank You!


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