[tex-live] tlmgr path remove deletes bin/ if empty

Vedran Miletić rivanvx at gmail.com
Wed Jan 4 13:08:35 CET 2012

Datuma 4. siječnja 2012. 04:25 Norbert Preining <preining at logic.at> je
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>> I noticed that tlmgr path remove deletes bin/ if it's empty, and I
>> believe it's a bug. It would be great if this could be fixed.

> Why? I don't see the need to keep such a directory. You probably
> have linked your binaries to /usr/local/bin, and that was empty before.

Yes. I understand that it makes sense since it will be recreated by
whatever application installed next, but on the other hand, I don't
see why would tlmgr delete a directory it didn't create.



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