Getting tlmgr working

Roland Smith rsmith at
Mon Sep 16 06:26:17 UTC 2013

On Sun, Sep 15, 2013 at 06:04:03PM -0400, Jerry wrote:
> Has there been any movement on getting "tlmgr" working on FreeBSD? The
> inability to get and install updates is annoying.

Basically there are two ways of dealing with TeXLive;

1) Install it from ports. This also means using ports to update it.
2) Use the TeXLive installer to install it. In this case you can use tlmgr to
update it.

I've used method 2 since 2007, and that has worked fine for me.

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