[tex-live] bug(?) of tlmgr

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Thu Dec 18 09:42:01 CET 2008

Fengnan Gao wrote:
> Hi, all,
> I just updated my tlmgr and later I use "tlmgr update -all" to update the whole texlive, however I got something not working here: when I want to use this command * tlmgr --help*, the cmd window returns the error message "系统找不到指定的驱动器。" which means "the system fails to locate the called drive" (forgive me I'm not a good translator.) Just pure guess: is tlmgr trying to locate the dvd drive by which I installed my texlive 2008?
> Thanks all.
> Fengnan Gao <fnsteed at hotmail.com>

does this help?


sound like you need to tell tlmgr to use the internet for updates not
the DVD



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