[tex-live] Update failure

Justin C. Walker justin at mac.com
Fri Jul 9 17:59:37 CEST 2010

On Jul 9, 2010, at 08:46 , Norbert Preining wrote:

> On Do, 08 Jul 2010, Justin C. Walker wrote:
>>      fmtutil-sys --no-error-if-no-format --byengine luatex failed  
>> (status 1), output:
>>      fmtutil: fmtutil: unknown option `--no-error-if-no-format'.  
>> Try fmtutil --help for help.
>> Full log is available if needed.
>> With this failure, TLU/tlmgr seems to think that its job is done  
>> (no updates available).  The URL for this update is
>>       <http://ftp.math.utah.edu:80/pub//texlive/tlpretest>
>> How does one recover from this?
> The next update should fix that. This is temporary because first the
> new tlmgr is used that calls fmtutil with --no-error-if-no-format, and
> only later fmtutil is updated supporting this option.



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