AC achirvasub at gmail.com
Fri Apr 10 13:15:30 CEST 2020

But is this supposed to work at this stage (the script upgrade via update-tlmgr-latest.sh, as instructed at



I have followed steps 1-8 and am getting 

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Verifying archive integrity... All good.             Uncompressing TeX Live Manager Updater  100%         ./runme.sh: updating in /opt/texlive/2020...
./runme.sh: tlmgr version says this is TeX Live 2019,./runme.sh: and this updater script created: Thu Feb 27 02:37:09 CET 2020.
./runme.sh: have TL 2019, new version also 2019;     ./runme.sh: using --upgrade doesn't make sense; terminating.                                              (./runme.sh: makeself creation date = Thu Feb 27 02:37:09 CET 2020.)

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I am sure the path points to the 2020 copy of tlmgr I made.

On April 10, 2020 5:23:00 AM EDT, Norbert Preining <norbert at preining.info> wrote:
>On Fri, 10 Apr 2020, Alessandro Cuttin wrote:
>> sudo sh update-tlmgr-latest.sh -- --upgrade
>> as recommended here https://www.tug.org/texlive/upgrade.html ?
>No! No need to do --upgrade, a simple
>	sudo sh update-tlmgr-latest.sh
>should be enough.
>The --upgrade is for cross release upgrades.
>PREINING Norbert                              https://www.preining.info
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