tlmgr (was: [OS X TeX] MacTeX-2008)
Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Tue Sep 9 04:28:13 EDT 2008
Am 09.09.2008 um 09:32 schrieb Axel E. Retif:
>> tlmgr --location http://ctan.math.utah.edu/tex-archive/systems/
>> texlive/tlnet/2008 update --all
There is an easier way to receive updates from one particular mirror
site. The documentation tells:
option key [value]
The first form shows the settings currently saved in the TLPDB.
In the second form, if value is missing the setting for key is
If value is present, key is set to value.
Possible values for key are: location (default installation source),
formats (create formats at installation time), docfiles (install
documentation files), srcfiles (install source files).
Perhaps the most common use for this is if you originally installed
DVD, and want to permanently change the installation to get further
updates from the Internet. To do this, you can run
sudo tlmgr option location http://mirror.ctan.org/systems/
texlive/tlne<clipped in PDF>
(where YYYY is the TeX Live release year).
The lengthy form can be used when trying to update from a faster
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