I downloaded TeX Live 2013 using the torrent for the *.iso image, because I figured it would be faster than the net-install. However, I am now having issues updating TeX Live 2013.

Here's what happens:

  1. I run TeX Live Manager (GUI)
  2. I press the "Update all installed" button
  3. I then get the following message: enter image description here

  4. I press "Ok", and then some stuff happens (usually before I can press "Update all installed" again, and I get the following message:enter image description here

  5. I press "Ok" again, and Tex Live Manager closes
  6. Go back to 1, repeat forever

Why am I stuck in this loop?

closed as off-topic by Speravir, Werner, Peter Jansson, Mico, Svend Tveskæg Feb 15 '14 at 21:49

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  • What if you open a command prompt (search in the start menu, and you'll find it) and enter tlmgr update --self --all? – Torbjørn T. Feb 15 '14 at 20:05
  • @TorbjørnT. i.imgur.com/6hxB9AL.png – user46222 Feb 15 '14 at 20:11
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    Have you tried a different mirror? Sometimes some of the mirrors behave badly – daleif Feb 15 '14 at 20:35
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    This question appears to be off-topic because it is about a localized problem, that cannot be retraced by other people. – Speravir Feb 15 '14 at 21:05