Setup 2.774 texlive postinstall takes 10+ hours (resending due to cygwin bounce)

Ken Brown
Sun Jul 20 17:44:00 GMT 2014

On 7/20/2014 10:00 AM, leftwing wrote:
> I'm experiencing this problem right now, about 2 years after earlier
> discussion.  I didn't choose this package - it was installed as a dependency
> for curl development.  The post install processes have been running for
> hours and hours ...

Please make a self-contained report, with complete details.  And please 
check more carefully to see what's pulling in texlive.  I don't think 
it's curl.  Maybe you have some obsolete packages installed that are 
causing this.  (Uncheck the "Hide obsolete packages" box when you run 


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