[OS X TeX] Problem with TeXLive Utility

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Fri Jun 16 08:56:03 EDT 2017

> On Jun 16, 2017, at 04:58, John Burt <burt at brandeis.edu> wrote:
> I saw the following in the logfile. I have three thoughts: 
> 1. I think I need to delete TeXLive Utility and reinstall it. 

Won't help.

> 2. Could this problem have arisen because of the new encryption option?


> 3. Might this also underlie the problem I have been having with texdoc?


> Here are the relevant entries from the logfile:
> 2017-06-16 11:54:19 +0000 Notice -[TLMDatabase _downloadDatabaseHead][799]	Downloading at least 2048 bytes of tlpdb for a version check…
> 2017-06-16 11:54:19 +0000 Notice -[TLMDatabase connection:didFailWithError:][799]	Failed to download tlpdb for version check file:///usr/local/texlive/2017/ : Error Domain=NSURLErrorDomain Code=-1102 "You do not have permission to access the requested resource." UserInfo=

Check permissions on your install. Have you changed your umask from the system default?

-- adam 

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