Questions tagged [texlive-2021]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
2 votes
2 answers
53 views

biblatex-chicago (author-date) displays a redefined postnotedelim when only displaying the page number

When using biblatex-chicago, if you change the \postnotedelim with a command like \renewcommand*{\postnotedelim}{\addcolon\space} and compile on Overleaf using TeX Live 2021, things don't turn out too ...
user avatar
  • 55
2 votes
0 answers
283 views

TeXstudio compatibility with Windows 11

I am configuring a new Windows 11 machine. I've installed TeX Live 2021, and TeXstudio 4.2.2, both apparently without incident. When I try to run TeXstudio, I am told: "application was unable to ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
253 views

Install latest version of TexLive [2021] on Debian/ChromeOS?

sudo apt install texlive-full installs the 2019 version. Using the tlmgr and update-tlmgr-latest.sh I tried to get it to version 2021 but failed. $ tex --version TeX 3.14159265 (TeX Live 2019/dev/...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
157 views

Lualatex don't work after updates

After updating texlive2021 all documents don't compile anymore and I get these error messages in the logfile: luaotfload | load : FATAL ERROR luaotfload | load : × Failed to load "luaotfload&...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
94 views

LaTeX Error: Command \footref already defined. in TeX Live 2021

On Arch Linux with LuaHBTeX v1.13.2 / TeX Live 2021, I suddenly get an error message on compile. My questions are: Why this high line number "l.6171" – my .tex file only has 1228 lines? ...
user avatar
  • 293
0 votes
0 answers
73 views

How specifically do I make the 64bit binaries work on Windows 10?

This is a streamlined version of my previous question (LuaLaTeX 64 bit does not finish compilation). My setup: Windows 10 (or 11), current TeXStudio, TeXLive 2021. I attempt to use the 64bit binaries ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
177 views

LuaLaTeX 64 bit does not finish compilation

Setup: Windows 11, all updates, texlive 2021, all updates, win64 from CTAN. The files that were previously compiling flawlessly with LuaLaTeX stopped compiling now (I cannot check when exactly, as I ...
user avatar
4 votes
1 answer
194 views

TeX Live 2021, memoir, chemmacros and float conflict

I recently updated all TeX Live 2021 packages to their newest versions and after that documents that use memoir, chemmacros and float no longer work. Here is a minimal example to reproduce the problem:...
user avatar
  • 225
0 votes
1 answer
43 views

Multicol column disappears when using beamer + polyglossia arabic

Here is a (meaningless) beamer slide which I get with the following minimal code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{multicol} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage[variant=usmax]{english}% %\...
user avatar
  • 1,824
0 votes
0 answers
100 views

How to configure TexLive to use a full Perl distribution instead of the included minimal Perl setup?

How do you configure TexLive to use a full distribution of Perl, (like Strawberry Perl), instead of the minimal version that is included? Especially important is how to specify this if you have ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
86 views

Issues with macro expansion/lstlisting after updating to LuaLaTeX Version 2021-12-31

I am using Archlinux with texlive. After updating my installation on 2022-01-02 to the newest Archlinux texlive-packets, some features of LuaLaTeX seem to have changed significantly. For example, tex....
user avatar
  • 95
0 votes
1 answer
48 views

TexLive-2021 does not find any updates

Texlive-2021 does not find any updates. Logging: 2021-12-30 23:59:05 +0000 Notice -[TLMMainWindowController _refreshUpdatedPackageListFromLocation:][71905] Refreshing list of updated packages… 2021-...
user avatar
  • 183
0 votes
1 answer
71 views

Latex does not run (2021 install on unsupported OSX version)

I installed Tex2021 on MacOS 10.13.6 (High Sierra) following the instructions on https://www.tug.org/mactex/mactex-unix-download.html for unsupported osx versions. The install appears to have ...
user avatar
  • 183
0 votes
1 answer
61 views

TexLive fails with version mismatch message quoting version nr to be 2^64 - 1. Known bug?

I installed MacTex2021 on an unsupported MacOS version, 10.13.6 (High Sierra), following the instructions on https://www.tug.org/mactex/mactex-download.html for installing 2021 on unsupported OSX ...
user avatar
  • 183
1 vote
1 answer
330 views

Problem installing MacTex2021 on osx 10.13.6 (High Sierra)

I want to install MacTex2021 on an unsupported MacOS version, 10.13.6 (High Sierra), because I don't want to give up only old MacBook 2009 ... Any help is appreciated. I follow the instructions on ...
user avatar
  • 183
1 vote
1 answer
27 views

Alternative to `\repeatcell` from the `interfaces` package since TeXLive 2021

A MWE which runs correctly when compiled with xelatex in TeXLive 2020 and older: \documentclass{ctexbook} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{makecell} \usepackage{interfaces-makecell} ...
user avatar
  • 101
1 vote
0 answers
126 views

Errors with `interfaces` package in TeXLive 2021

The MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{makecell} \usepackage{interfaces-makecell} \begin{document} xxx \end{document} When compling using xelatex of TeXLive 2021 in overleaf, the errors are:...
user avatar
  • 101
0 votes
1 answer
136 views

TeX Live Utility on Mac OSX error: installing gpg appears to have failed

I am trying to update my current version of TeX on Mac OS X 10.15.7. I don't think I've ever updated it before but I was told that to use my university LaTex thesis template, I should install "...
user avatar
  • 161
1 vote
1 answer
456 views

Which versions of Windows are supported by TeX Live 2021

tug. org links install-tl-windows.exe for installing TeX Live 2021 at https://mirror.ctan.org/systems/texlive/tlnet/install-tl-windows.exe. Which Windows versions are supported by TeX Live 2021? Can ...
user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
147 views

Problem with pst-pdf or auto-pst-pdf in texlive 2021

When using pst-pdf with texlive 2021, I get the error described below. The same example works fine with texlive 2020. First the latex source file pst-pdf-test.tex: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \...
user avatar
  • 21
10 votes
1 answer
235 views

In texlive's package update, why are some packages removed and reinstalled, while others are updated?

Today, I used the command tlmgr update --self && tlmgr update --all to update the package in texlive2021, and then I found the following output. [ 1/355] auto-remove: gatech-thesis ... done [ ...
user avatar
  • 419
6 votes
1 answer
175 views

amsart figure captions with TeXlive 2021

I am finding misaligned figure captions when using TeXlive 2021 with amsart. A test file is here: \documentclass{amsart} \begin{document} \hbox to\hsize{X\hfil \TeX{Live} 2021 on Mac\hfil X} \begin{...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
79 views

Why did my installation of the upstream version of TexLive 2021 fail on Ubuntu?

I downloaded the archive, unpacked it, changed to the parrent directory and executed: ./install-tl. I chose the option D, specified the directory /home/jerzy/texlive and proceeded with the ...
user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
489 views

Problem with pstricks in texlive 2021

In Texlive 2021 when I use some pstricks commands like \psplot, \psline, ... the curve, line, and .. not generate, but in texlive 2019 the same code works. for example, the following code does not ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
67 views

texlive.asc BAD gpg signature since 2 days

I'm building a docker latex container, and since 2 days, I cannot build anymore. As it appears, the verification of the files install-tl-unx.tar.gz.sha512.asc (taken from this mirror here) fails with ...
user avatar
  • 1,955
3 votes
2 answers
318 views

Integrating vanilla TeX Live 2021 with Debian - which Debian packages must be removed as they get replaced by the vanilla TeX Live installation?

I am planning to integrate a full installation of Vanilla TeX Live 2021 with my Debian platform. On the website of the TeX Users Group I read the instructions for integrating vanilla TeX Live with ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
912 views

Texlive 2021 and tlmgr: an unsolved issue

I have installed Texlive 2021 on UBUNTU 21.04 from tug.org. I have had to install it as root user since, while trying to install it as simple user he didn't let the installer write in some directories....
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
846 views

How do I install texlive-latex-extra on Windows

I am new to TeX/LaTeX. First I install the full texlive.iso which is around 4.1GB. I was guessing that include the texlive-latex-extra but no. Then I tried to install it manually, PS C:\Windows\...
user avatar
  • 101
12 votes
1 answer
794 views

Tikz railway tracks issue in TeX Live 2021

Until I upgraded to TeX Live 2021, I was very happy with Mark Wibrow's train tracks. However, under TeX Live 2021, I get very strange behavior; the code from his answer now typesets as the following. ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
177 views

Installing TeXlive 2021: I can't find file `dehypht-x-2021-02-26.tex'

Hiyo, so, I'm trying to build various Docker images for the different TeXLive schemes infraonly, minimal, basic, small, medium, and full. But, as of lately, I cannot build the most recent TeXlive ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
313 views

Setting fancy headers and footers in an environment

I have a document style where environments set page headers and footers using the fancyhdr package and recently have noticed a change in how these behave. It seems the headers set in the beginning of ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
200 views

How do I use my custom TeX distribution without anything reverting to the system-default one?

I just installed TeXLive to /some/where/texlive/2021. My system has a TL distribution installed, and obviously various paths will default to that one. How do I set up my environment so that only my ...
user avatar
  • 11.6k
2 votes
1 answer
317 views

Cannot install ctex via tlmgr: "Unknown option: status-file" when running fmtutil-sys

I am trying to install ctex through tlmgr. However, it fails. (For other packages, it works fine, so I guess it is not a general error.) Here is the command I run: tlmgr update --self && tlmgr ...
user avatar
  • 129
1 vote
1 answer
105 views

Acro package update errors

I have been using texlive 2019 with acro Version 2.9, when I upgrade the latex distribution to 2021 with acro V3.5, I got too many errors, it is a 300 pages docment, how to solve the errors without ...
user avatar