[tex-live] question about symlinks

Pablo Rodríguez oinos at web.de
Wed Dec 1 16:43:58 CET 2010

On 11/30/2010 05:42 AM, Norbert Preining wrote:
> Hi Pablo,
> On Mo, 29 Nov 2010, Pablo Rodríguez wrote:
>> Fundamental package texlive.infra not present, uh oh, goodbyeSerious
>> error, texlive.infra not found at /usr/local/bin/tlmgr line 4797.
> Umpf ... did you move *ALL* files, esp tlpkg/texlive.tlpdb?
> Did you *DO* start a new installation into the same dir? Then it might
> be broken.

Thanks for your help, Norbert.

It was broken.

> Where did you install to?

The same directory.

>> How can I fix it?
> Hardly, it seems that you messed up the database ...

I removed the installation directories and symlinks and installed it again.

This was the way to fix it ;-).

Thanks for your help,


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