[texhax] texmf / package installation specifics on mac OSX
Bryan W. Lepore
bryanlepore at mail.utexas.edu
Wed Jan 24 22:00:21 CET 2007
On Wed, 24 Jan 2007, tom sgouros wrote:
> You only need enough privilege to update the ls-R file that is at the
> head of your /usr/local... tree. If the others don't get updated, it's
> no problem.
i think i get it - so on this mac, texmf.cnf says
% User texmf trees can be catered for like this...
HOMETEXMF = $HOME/Library/texmf
... and it shows up in
so i install /Users/joe-user/Library/texmf/xymtex/
so as joe-user when i run texhash, shouldn't it write ls-R only in
/Users/joe-user/Library/texmf?.. b/c it didn't...
[ joeuser at microscope 14:50:12 ] texhash
texhash: /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf: directory not writable. Skipping...
texhash: /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf.gwtex: directory not writable.
texhash: Updating /var/tmp/texfonts/ls-R...
and i don't see /Users/joe-user/Library/texmf show up
... thanks for the hints
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