[OS X TeX] [OT] Upgrading from Tiger to Leopard

Adam M. Goldstein a.m.goldstein at mac.com
Thu May 15 19:53:23 CEST 2008


On May 15, 2008, at 6:45 AM, Eric van der Oord wrote:

> Sorry for these simple questions, but I dont find any answer in the  
> archive.
>
> 	1. Is the 'upgrade' method safe ? Could it preserve my GW-TeX  
> settings based on i-installer, and gv ?
>
> 	2. May I prefer 'erase & install' ? In that case are there known  
> issues reinstaling TeX -- recent posts indicate problems with X11  
> and gv ?
>

I did an upgrade with no problems whatever. No reinstall of TeX was  
required. I use TeX Live.

Many problems with X11 seem to have been cleared up, and you can get  
recent releases of X11.app from:

http://xquartz.macosforge.org/trac/



> Thanks for any help
>
> Eric
>
>
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