[OS X TeX] Pre-compiled custom formats for PDFTeX

Herb Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Wed Jul 14 21:07:54 CEST 2004

On 7/14/04 1:27 PM, "Ludger Hentschel" <hentschel at simon.rochester.edu>

> If, instead, I place myformat.fmt in a convenient folder like
> library/texmf/tex/formats/myformat.fmt, pdftex apparently does not
> find the format file, defaults to plain, and chokes on the first
> "undefined control sequence."

Try storing them in ~/Library/texmf/web2c/ and see if that works. Your
personal ``stuff'' has to go into directories that mimic the structure of
the other texmf branches.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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