[tex-live] oversimplyfied test for lzmadec existence
karl at freefriends.org
Thu Jan 15 01:00:02 CET 2009
$ tlmgr arch list
Use of uninitialized value in concatenation (.) or string at /opt/texlive/2008/bin/i386-netbsd/tlmgr line 1819, <TMP> line 4977.
no binary of lzmadec for detected.
Sigh. I thought we had fixed that so that a reasonable error message
(BTW, why -r instead of -x?)
Because of DVD's getting mounted with noexec.
The attached patch changes this behaviour (in a backward compatible way,
of course ;-)) to try to run the program even if the absolute path is
Is there any other feasible way for you to solve it? E.g., by copying
your binaries into place? I remember we discussed it earlier, but I
don't know where it stands now.
We certainly want to make it easy for you to package up TL for netbsd.
But running lzma[dec] from PATH seems pretty dangerous.
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