[OS X TeX] [ANN] TeX Live Utility 0.6

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Jan 12 09:48:42 EST 2009

On Jan 12, 2009, at 8:41 AM, Adam R. Maxwell wrote:

> On Jan 12, 2009, at 3:40 AM, Peter Vamos wrote:
>> Very nice and useful, thank you. Worked flawlessly on one of my  
>> machines. On my second machine it gave me a drop down dialog saying
>> Critical updates available.
>> 340 packages are available for update, but the TeX Live installer  
>> packages listed here must be updated first.  Update now?
>> However, clicking on the Update button did nothing, neither is the  
>> Cancel button working, in fact I cannot get rid of this dialog at  
>> all. Console output below.
>> 12/01/2009 11:22:52 TeX Live Utility[257] Invalid parameter not  
>> satisfying: location
>> 12/01/2009 11:28:34 TeX Live Utility[299] *** Assertion failure in - 
>> [TLMInfraUpdateOperation initWithLocation:], /Volumes/Local/Users/ 
>> amaxwell/build/mactlmgr/TLMInfraUpdateOperation.m:71
>> So what to do next? use the terminal version?
> Do not use the terminal version to update the infrastructure; I use  
> a more reliable mechanism since tlmgr tends to remove itself.
> The log gives me enough information to track this down, so hopefully  
> I'll have a fix soon.  My apologies for the inconvenience.
>> One other minor thing: the Get Info panel for this utility doesn't  
>> show the version number.
> Odd.  I'll look into that if I remember.
> thanks,
> Adam


Two things:

What OS version are you using (TLU only runs under Leopard)?

Do you know what version of TLU you have?

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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