[OS X TeX] kpsewhich pointing to wrong location?
Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Sat Jan 20 21:01:26 CET 2007
Am 20.01.2007 um 16:49 schrieb Michael S. Hanson:
> I don't have the Unix expertise to confirm this claim, but I
> recall reading somewhere that the switch from cron to launchd in
> 10.4.x largely eliminated this problem -- that the periodic tasks
> would be run at the next opportune time if they did not execute on
> schedule. Fact or fiction?
> (As one data point, I notice that on my home iMac running 10.4.8, /
> var/db/locate.database was last updated at 18:25 on Mon, Jan 15. I
> don't know if that is "normal" or if some other process spawned an
> update, but I didn't do it manually, and the iMac is very rarely
> not asleep overnight.)
You might have anacron (from Mac Ports or Fink) ...
IMBECILITY, n. A kind of divine inspiration, or sacred fire
affecting censorious critics of this dictionary.
-- Ambrose Bierce: _The Devil's Dictionary_
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