texlive-scripts fails to update

Paulo Roberto Massa Cereda cereda.paulo at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 11:25:20 CEST 2022

Hello friends,

Apologies if this has been discussed before. I got this error earlier 
today when trying to update my TL2022:

tlmgr: package repository https://ftp.fau.de/ctan/systems/texlive/tlnet/ 
tlmgr: saving backups to /opt/paulo/applications/texlive/2022/tlpkg/backups
tlmgr: no self-updates for tlmgr available
/opt/texbin/tlmgr: (make_container 
texlive-scripts.x86_64-linux.r55172.tar) bin/x86_64-linux/man not file 
or symlink
[1/1, ??:??/??:??] update: texlive-scripts.x86_64-linux [1k] (55172 -> 
64356) ... tar: bin/x86_64-linux/man: Cannot open: File exists
tar: Exiting with failure status due to previous errors
TLUtils::untar: tar xf 
/tmp/hpG2SEB3M8/z3qOjUMMPX/texlive-scripts.x86_64-linux.tar failed (in 
TLPDB::_install_data: untar failed for 
tlmgr: Installation of new version of texlive-scripts.x86_64-linux 
failed, trying to unwind.
tlmgr: Restoring old package state succeeded.
tlmgr: action update returned an error; continuing.
tlmgr: package log updated: 
tlmgr: An error has occurred. See above messages. Exiting.

Is anyone having the same issue? Any suggestion is highly appreciated. :)

Thank you!



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