# [texhax] tex-live install

Karl Berry karl at freefriends.org
Fri Nov 3 20:37:03 CET 2006

Hi Walt,

compile-time path = /usr/local/Build/i386/TeXLive.tl2005/share/texmf:/var/tmp/texfonts

The compile-time path is not normally relevant.  Instead, the tex
binaries are "self-locating".  So if the main tree is
/usr/local/texlive/2005, the binaries should be at
/usr/local/texlive/2005/bin/powerpc-darwin (or i386-darwin).  Are they?

Actually, never mind.  I believe the last line shows the problem:
TEXINPUTS=.:/Users/burkhard/TEX

Try changing your envvar setting to include a trailing :, like this:
TEXINPUTS=.:/Users/burkhard/TEX:

As you may or may not have noticed, TL is set up to search \$HOME/texmf
automatically.  So if you used texmf' instead of TEX' for your
directory name, you wouldn't have to have any envvars at all.

By the way, what generated all that debug output?  It is very nice.

Best,
Karl