[OS X TeX] TeX path

Ettore Aldrovandi ealdrov at math.fsu.edu
Sat Jul 28 17:30:43 CEST 2012

On Sat, Jul 28, 2012 at 01:13:02PM +0200, Ulrich Groh wrote:
> I have just migrated to the new Mac OS and now the path to pdaflatex etc has gone (runnig TeXLive2012). Where is the script file which one had to use in the TeXLive2011 case? 
> Ulrich


are you referring to the fact that pdflatex is not in the shell PATH variable? The upgrade will have removed the file /etc/paths.d/TeX
(the Lion upgrader did that too, if memory serves).  You'll have to recreate it. In  a Terminal session:

$ echo "/usr/texbin" > TeX
$ sudo cp TeX /etc/paths.d/



Ettore Aldrovandi
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