[OS X TeX] TeX Live Utility not updating?

Paolo Ghirardato paolo.ghirardato at gmail.com
Fri Aug 3 20:52:39 EDT 2012

> Yes, that is strange, and a very important point in figuring out the problem :).  I am able to connect to the utah repo, as well as ibiblio and purdue.  Do you have a proxy enabled in System Preferences, by chance? 

No, no proxies.

> Can you browse to 
> http://ftp.math.purdue.edu/mirrors/ctan.org/systems/texlive/tlnet/
> in Safari? 

Yes, I can.

> It looks like TLU's version check is succeeding, but tlmgr is failing.  This is usually a sign of proxy configuration not being detected properly, which could be a bug in TLU or 10.8.

If this is useful, I had no problems with using TLU to upgrade packages (with TeX Live 2012) *before* the upgrade to Mountain Lion.

> thanks,
> Adam

thanks for looking into this, and of the great deal of work we all benefit from!

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