[tex-live] oberdiek package update failure

Adam Mercer ramercer at gmail.com
Tue May 18 21:11:31 CEST 2010

On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 08:49, George N. White III <gnwiii at gmail.com> wrote:

> Was oberdiek the largest of the packages being updated?

I believe so.

> Did you check the permissions in the texlive tree or do "repair permissions"?
> Maybe "ls -lR | grep ..." to see only lines with unexpected ownership.

All the files seem to have appropriate permissions, at least nothing
look s off - they are all owned by root:wheel

> Do you have antivirus running?


> Can you manually download the package and test it with "xz -t"?

Seems OK:

[ram at mimir ~]$ wget
--2010-05-18 11:26:44--
Resolving ctan.math.utah.edu (ctan.math.utah.edu)...
Connecting to ctan.math.utah.edu
(ctan.math.utah.edu)||:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 20649924 (20M) [application/x-tar]
Saving to: `oberdiek.doc.tar.xz'

20,649,924   328K/s   in 72s

2010-05-18 11:27:58 (280 KB/s) - `oberdiek.doc.tar.xz' saved [20649924/20649924]

[ram at mimir ~]$ xz -t oberdiek.doc.tar.xz
[ram at mimir ~]$

Not sure what happened... at least its working now.



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