[tex-live] Problem in updating texlive-2009

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Wed Jul 28 15:56:53 CEST 2010

On Mi, 28 Jul 2010, S. venkataraman wrote:
> Use of uninitialized value $defaults{"backupdir"} in string ne at
> /opt/texlive/2009/texmf/scripts/texlive/tlmgrgui.pl line 1112.

Can you please send the output of 
	tlmgr --version

> sudo tlmgr update --all -repository
> ftp://dante.ctan.org/tex-archive/systems/texlive/tlnet
> tlmgr: package repository
> ftp://dante.ctan.org/tex-archive/systems/texlive/tlnet
> TLDownload::get_file: response error:
>   500 LWP::Protocol::MyFTP: connect: Connection timed out
> permanent server connection set up, but downloading did not succeed!Retrying
> with wget.

That is all fine up to now, did it update anyting?

> What is the solution this problem?

What is the exact problem? There are probably no updates for TL2009,
if you have updated some time ago. 

TL2009 is frozen since quite some time, no updates are going into it

So maybe all is fine.

Best wishes

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