[tex-live] Using tlmgr to update TL2010 pretest

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Fri May 28 19:02:52 CEST 2010

On Do, 27 Mai 2010, Karl Berry wrote:
>     /usr/texbin/tlmgr: (make_container
>     __BACKUP_context.universal-darwin.r16044.tar)
>     bin/universal-darwin/mpstools does not exist
>     ...
>     concerning some doc files for moderncv. 
> I wildly speculate that the backup feature (now turned on by default) is
> using the current tlpdb to determine the files to back up, instead of
> the tlpdb-before-update.  Norbert?

No, it is not that, the correct tlp is used. 

I have no idea where it might come from.

Herbert: does this happen on all packages or only on some, and does i
happen *always* or did it happen only once?

Please check the next days what you experience and report back, thanks.

Best wishes

Norbert Preining            preining@{jaist.ac.jp, logic.at, debian.org}
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