[OS X TeX] Installing packages

Jon Breitenbucher kahless at mac.com
Fri Jun 4 21:35:12 CEST 2004

On Jun 4, 2004, at 3:22 PM, William F. Adams wrote:

> On Friday, June 4, 2004, at 11:47  AM, Gerben Wierda wrote:
>> So, when I am going to look into this, I will only do it if it can be 
>> done without adding massive maintenance in yet another place (namely 
>> mine). If it can't be done without generating a situation where 
>> humans have to do synchronizing between several distributions, I will 
>> do it. That way you produce something that does not break as soon as 
>> people support dwindles.
> Are there tools for Mac OS X to open up .cab files?
> If so, it seems to me that we could just vampire off of the MikTeX 
> setup (download the .cab, open it up, convert the line endings, put 
> things in the appropriate places et voila!
> William

I believe that StuffItExpander will expand cab files. I can try this 
when I get home or someone else can give it a shot.
Physics is much too hard for physicists. (David Hilbert)

Jon Breitenbucher
The College of Wooster
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Wooster, Ohio 44691

jbreitenbuch at wooster.edu

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