[Tex/LaTex] TexLive 2018 Installation Error: Missing lz4

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Here is an error message for TexLive 2018 installation for Windows 10. Please advise.

PATH=C:\Users\A517-51G-54L4\Downloads\install-tl\install-tl-20180520\tlpkg\tlperl\bin;C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\iCLS Client\;C:\Program Files\Intel\iCLS Client\;C:\Windows\system32;C:\Windows;C:\Windows\System32\Wbem;C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\;C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel(R) Management Engine Components\DAL;C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) Management Engine Components\DAL;C:\Program Files (x86)\Intel\Intel(R) Management Engine Components\IPT;C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel(R) Management Engine Components\IPT;C:\Program Files\Intel\WiFi\bin\;C:\Program Files\Common Files\Intel\WirelessCommon\;C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\PhysX\Common;C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R2018a\bin;C:\Users\A517-51G-54L4\AppData\Local\Microsoft\WindowsApps;
"C:\Users\A517-51G-54L4\Downloads\install-tl\install-tl-20180520\install-tl" -gui perltk
TeXLive::TLUtils::setup_programs (w32) failed at C:/Users/A517-51G-54L4/Downloads/install-tl/install-tl-20180520/tlpkg/TeXLive/TLUtils.pm line 2347.
C:\Users\A517-51G-54L4\Downloads\install-tl\install-tl-20180520\tlpkg\installer\lz4\lz4.exe --version failed (status 256): No such file or directory
Output is:
The system cannot find the path specified.

C:\Users\A517-51G-54L4\Downloads\install-tl\install-tl-20180520\install-tl: Goodbye.
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Best Answer

My fault, some code for testing during development remain on commit. Should be fixed with today's installer. Please grab a new copy.

PS: Thanks for the comments, indeed the Windows installer was broken. That should be fixed today (2018-05-23). Sorry for the inconveniences.

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