[OS X TeX] installing texlive

Herb Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Thu Jul 1 16:14:07 CEST 2004

On 7/1/04 3:01 AM, "George Ghio" <ghiog at netconnect.com.au> wrote:

> This is what I did to install-
> If I want to install Tex from TexLlive I open the terminal and
> drag"install-pkj.sh" into the terminal window and hit return?
> I end up with a menu for the installation of Tex.
> To keep this as short as possible I hit "D"
> In this window I hit "1"
> In this window I  change the directory to
> "usr/local/teTex/
> Hit return
> I then type "R" to return to the main menu where I type I and hit
> return which starts the installation
> after Tex is installed I have to set the path;
> export  
> PATH=${PATH}:/usr/local/teTex/bin/powerpc-apple-darwin7.4:${HOME}/bin:/
> sw/bin
> This may be darwin6.3???
> Does this look like it may be correct? Or am I lost never to be found
> again.
> George


I'm going to stretch my neck out here and wonder if you executed the
install-tl.sh using sudo; i.e., sudo install-tl.sh and then put in your
administator password. It is just beginning to sound as though nothing is
installed and that could happen if you don't have write permissions to

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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