On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at 05:03:21PM +0100, Christoph Höger wrote:
Am Dienstag, den 22.12.2009, 15:09 +0100 schrieb Jindrich Novy:
> On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at 11:45:52AM +0100, Christoph Höger wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > after texlive 2009 crashed my latex compiling process one day before I
> > wanted to print my dipl-thesis (kpsewhich hanging indefinitely), I
> > erased all texlive* files.
> > From my last installation experience I learned that installing only
> > texlive leaves you with a non-working system (for my needs), so I wanted
> > to simplify things by installing the full or medium scheme.
> > [choeger@choeger5 ~]$ LC_ALL=C sudo yum install texlive-scheme-full
> > Loaded plugins: presto, refresh-packagekit
> > Setting up Install Process
> > No package texlive-scheme-full available.
> > Nothing to do
> > Shouldn't that work?
> Confirmed. I rewrote the the upstream -> Fedora repo script from
> scratch where an error occured. It is fixed so please try again now.
Installation seems to work now, but the installation of
(and possibly much more packages) hangs because kpsewhich hangs forever
(using 100% cpu).
This is upstream bug in kpathsea and the repo is now updated with the
Do you have any clue whats going on? Any chance to get this fixed before
It is now fixed. Please do the following:
rpm -qa | grep texlive-kpathsea | xargs rpm -e --noscripts --nodeps
followed by yum update and you should get working TeX Live environment
Jindrich Novy <jnovy(a)redhat.com> http://people.redhat.com/jnovy/