[OS X TeX] TeX Live Utility: "status Forcibly Removed"

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Sun Nov 29 12:01:46 EST 2009

On Nov 29, 2009, at 7:42 AM, Kirk Lowery wrote:

> For the last week or so, using the TeX Live Utility (version 0.83),
> the TeXLive 2009 repository reports five packages with the status
> "Forcibly removed". Each time I update, these files are "removed."
> After a successful and uneventful update, the list of packages is
> refreshed and the same five packages reappear with the same status.
> Has anyone else observed this behavior? Is it an issue with the TeX
> Live Utility's interpretation of the repository's data, or a problem
> with the repository itself?

You may be running into this situation:


I'd try reinstalling those packages (select them and then use the Install button on the toolbar), then see if the problem occurs again.

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