[texhax] Adding packages to mactex (TeXshop)
Axel E. Retif
axel.retif at mac.com
Wed Apr 16 23:29:05 CEST 2008
On 16 Apr, 2008, at 14:12, vittorio wrote:
> I'm a newbye with mac os x and mactex. Now, reading in the
> internet, I added
> the package translator.sty taken from CTAN under ~/Library/texmf
If you mean ~/Library/texmf/tex/latex/, then it is the right place.
> but texshop is unable to see it.
> Under FreeBSD I use the command mktexlsr to update the packages.
You don't need to run mktexlsr (or its alias texhash) for anything
you put into ~/Library/texmf, but only if you make changes to /usr/
Does kpsewhich find your file? In Terminal.app:
If you still have problems ---and even if you don't---, I would
advise you to join the TeX on Mac OS X Mailing List:
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