[OS X TeX] tex live utility logs
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Nov 22 23:12:38 CET 2011
On Nov 22, 2011, at 3:59 PM, Nestor Aguilera wrote:
> On 22 Nov 2011, at 11:22, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>> On Nov 22, 2011, at 7:17 AM, Nestor Aguilera wrote:
>>> Is there a way of removing old logs in the Tex Live Utility log window?
>> I believe that TLU keeps a limited number of previous logs so the log file will not continue to grow.
>> You can try to moving ~/Library/Preferences/TeX Live Utility/Log Messages.plist to your Desktop and start TLU to make sure it's recreated. If that doesn't work put that file back in place.
>> Good Luck,
>> Herb Schulz
>> (herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
> I am in Snow Leopard (10.6) and there is no Tex Live Utility folder in ~/Library/Preferences. There is a "com.googlecode.mactlmgr.tlu.plist", but removing it from the Preferences didn't make a difference.
> /usr/local/texlive/2011/texmf-var/web2c/tlmgr.log seems to keep the logs, but I would rather not touch it. I noticed that I have similar files for 2009 and 2010: guess I lived with them, and they are rather small.
> (Yes, although very rarely, sometimes I need older tex versions because of incompatible changes.)
Sorry, that should have been the ~/Library/Application Support folder.
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
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