[OS X TeX] [ANN] TeX Live Utility 0.2
duke.lists at gmx.com
Mon Dec 29 22:05:34 EST 2008
On 12/29/08 9:59 PM, Adam R. Maxwell wrote:
> On Dec 29, 2008, at 9:35 PM, Duke wrote:
>> On 12/28/08 12:06 AM, Adam R. Maxwell wrote:
>>> I've been working on a GUI for tlmgr, and beta testers are welcome
>>> to give it a try. A few brave souls have already tried it, so at
>>> least parts of it are known to work!
>>> Please note the requirements on the home page before download: Mac
>>> OS X Leopard (specifically 10.5.5 or later) is required. Likewise
>>> TeX Live 2008 (note that it's only been tested with MacTeX).
>>> Project home page:
>>> Bug reports:
>> I just installed TeX Live Utility newest version, and tried it.
>> Everything went just fine. My system is MBP 10.5.6 with MacTex 2008.
>> Thanks so much for a nice GUI.
>> One tiny problem when I tried Manage packages mode. When scrolling
>> the package list, it is like scrolling a HUGE image file - very slow
>> and retarded scrolling. I know, there are a lot of package to show,
>> but I did not expect that slow.
> I noticed that on my G5 at work, as well, and I've disabled the
> animated transition between tabs to work around it. Sorry about that;
> performance problems are major bugs, in my opinion :).
> Let me know if the problem occurs in the next version (will be out in
> the next few days at latest).
Sure. I am willing to be your beta tester :).
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