[tex-live] Installing source packages

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Mon Sep 27 03:14:09 CEST 2010

On So, 26 Sep 2010, Philipp Stephani wrote:
> >> I've just enabled the "Install source files" option. How can I now fetch the 
> >> source files for the packages that are already installed? Neither "tlmgr update" 
> >> nor "tlmgr install" seems to be able to install them.
> > 
> > tlmgr install --reinstall
> Thanks. (Perhaps not the most user-friendly option, but I think that's not a real problem since adding architectures is a quite rare operation.)

What are you talking? I don't get it .... you asked for gettting the 
sources you didn't install in first place ... not about 
architecture changes?

Sorry if I missed something here.

Best wishes

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