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erw1
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Conflicting texlive installations?

Post by erw1 » Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:55 pm

I have TeXlive 2018 installed, but the system thinks its 2015. How do I clean things up to leave out only TL 2018?

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/usr/local/texlive $ ls
2018  texmf-local

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$ tex --version
TeX 3.14159265 (TeX Live 2015/Debian)
kpathsea version 6.2.1
Copyright 2015 D.E. Knuth.
There is NO warranty.  Redistribution of this software is
covered by the terms of both the TeX copyright and
the Lesser GNU General Public License.
For more information about these matters, see the file
named COPYING and the TeX source.
Primary author of TeX: D.E. Knuth.

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$ apt-cache show texlive
Package: texlive
Architecture: all
Version: 2015.20160320-1ubuntu0.1
Multi-Arch: foreign
Priority: optional
Section: universe/tex
Source: texlive-base
Origin: Ubuntu
Maintainer: Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Original-Maintainer: Debian TeX Maintainers <debian-tex-maint@lists.debian.org>
Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+filebug
Installed-Size: 68
Depends: texlive-latex-recommended (>= 2015), texlive-latex-base (>= 2015), texlive-fonts-recommended (>= 2015)
Filename: pool/universe/t/texlive-base/texlive_2015.20160320-1ubuntu0.1_all.deb
Size: 14278
MD5sum: 31e6aa63713e6ed4196c41abb8fbc570
SHA1: b2a78b777e33838f5b75b30d8162150b3ef54522
SHA256: 1a64fa464f84f5c64dbdb90c9bf6f681940791606ecbc5e179681867e3d0077a
Homepage: http://www.tug.org/texlive/
Description-en: TeX Live: A decent selection of the TeX Live packages
 The TeX Live software distribution offers a complete TeX system. It
 encompasses programs for typesetting, previewing and printing of TeX
 documents in many different languages, and a large collection of TeX macros
 and font libraries. . This metapackage provides a decent selection of the
 TeX Live packages which should suffice for the most common tasks. . The
 distribution also includes extensive general documentation about TeX, as
 well as the documentation accompanying the included software packages.
Description-md5: 19838094eeee28c5a5392b813c6cec17
Supported: 3y

Package: texlive
Priority: optional
Section: universe/tex
Installed-Size: 67
Maintainer: Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Original-Maintainer: Debian TeX Maintainers <debian-tex-maint@lists.debian.org>
Architecture: all
Source: texlive-base
Version: 2015.20160320-1
Depends: texlive-latex-recommended (>= 2015), texlive-latex-base (>= 2015), texlive-fonts-recommended (>= 2015)
Filename: pool/universe/t/texlive-base/texlive_2015.20160320-1_all.deb
Size: 14262
MD5sum: 388ef162432efa498e6d342891cc5017
SHA1: 6ba969423238637833a7949f2aaef4b5c5685017
SHA256: 31d78c921f7532a0fca7c7589eb7e50e0542b0203be90ac6ba6d48fdb11011d5
Description-en: TeX Live: A decent selection of the TeX Live packages
 The TeX Live software distribution offers a complete TeX system. It
 encompasses programs for typesetting, previewing and printing of TeX
 documents in many different languages, and a large collection of TeX macros
 and font libraries. . This metapackage provides a decent selection of the
 TeX Live packages which should suffice for the most common tasks. . The
 distribution also includes extensive general documentation about TeX, as
 well as the documentation accompanying the included software packages.
Description-md5: 19838094eeee28c5a5392b813c6cec17
Multi-Arch: foreign
Homepage: http://www.tug.org/texlive/
Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+filebug
Origin: Ubuntu
Supported: 9m

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$ sudo apt-get upgrade
...
update-language: texlive-base not installed and configured, doing nothing!
texlive-base is not ready, skipping fmtutil-sys --all call
x64/LM 18.3 alongside Win 10

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Re: Conflicting texlive installations?

Post by xenopeek » Sat Oct 13, 2018 3:53 pm

which tex command is probably not going to answer /usr/local/whatever?
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