siepo at bitmuis.nl
Thu Apr 4 23:43:30 CEST 2019
On Thu, Apr 04, 2019 at 10:22:09PM +0200, Zdenek Wagner wrote:
> čt 4. 4. 2019 v 21:50 odesílatel Siep Kroonenberg <siepo at bitmuis.nl> napsal:
> > On Thu, Apr 04, 2019 at 07:36:38PM +0200, Bernhard Kleine wrote:
> > >
> > > Am 04.04.2019 um 10:08 schrieb Siep Kroonenberg
> > > > Yes, it can fail, presumably because of windows file locking. You
> > > > should have seen a dialog box telling you beforehand how to do it
> > > > from the command-line in case of failure.
> > >
> > > BTW the successfull update from the command line does not have
> > > administrator rights, still it works, while the update from tlmgr fails.
> > > I wonder which rights the command line (from a user) has that tlmgr (the
> > > same user) does not.
> > The problem is not access rights but file locking - which may
> > manifest itself as `Access denied'.
> It can also be caused by antivirus which locks the files during their
It may be better to disable updating tlmgr from the shell altogether
on windows, but considering the release schedule it may be better to
postpone this till after release. Karl?
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