[OS X TeX] Permission problem with textcomp.sty in texmf.gwtex?

Herb Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Jun 14 19:16:38 CEST 2004

On 6/14/04 7:47 AM, "Maarten Sneep" <maarten.sneep at xs4all.nl> wrote:

> Hi,
> After updating to the latest release, I got an error:
>    /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf.gwtex/tex/latex/base/textcomp.sty:
> Permission denied
> Looking a bit more careful revealed that the permissions were set to
> -rw-------, or 600 in octal notation. That should be 644 I presume (at
> least that is what I changed it into, and the error went away).
> regards,
> Maarten


Ahhh... That's why I got a blank sheet when I tried to open textcomp.sty in

Went to Terminal and did

sudo chmod 644 

(all on one line, of course) and was able to access it.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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