[tex-live] "I can't find the format file `latex.fmt'!"
karl at freefriends.org
Fri Jul 29 00:57:51 CEST 2005
! I can't find file `latex.ini'.
Oh, well, this is the root problem. (Probably why the .fmt wasn't
automatically created in the first place.) If you run
does it return anything? Presumably not. The file exists in
texmf-dist/tex/latex/config/latex.ini (under c:\tex in your case, I
Do you have a personal TEXINPUTS (or other TeX-related) environment
variable set to some stray value, by any chance? Otherwise, what's the
kpsewhich -var-value TEXINPUTS
? It may be necessary to edit c:\tex\texmf\web2c\texmf.cnf.
(Or maybe in texmf-var instead of texmf.)
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