pretesting: tlmgr

Siep Kroonenberg siepo at
Fri Apr 5 10:19:33 CEST 2019

On Thu, Apr 04, 2019 at 03:49:23PM -0600, Karl Berry wrote:
>     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?
> How invasive, and on the other hand how desirable, would this change be?
> It'll be at least through the weekend before we do the final
> freeze. Aside from asy madness, just got a couple more buffer overflows
> that I feel duty-bound to fix :(. -k

I'll go ahead then: it is not that invasive and only concerns
tlshell.tcl anyway, and I really would like to spare Windows users
the confusion that Bernhard Kleine complained about.

Siep Kroonenberg

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