[OS X TeX] texmf path
maarten.sneep at xs4all.nl
Fri Feb 11 12:08:26 CET 2005
On 11 feb 2005, at 12:02, Holger Frauenrath wrote:
> I have just switched my computer at work from a setup with local users
> to mounting the home directories from a server.
> Now, TeX does not seem to find my local texmf tree in ~/Library/texmf
> anymore, probably (just my guess) because the home directories are
> mounted to /home instead of /Users (that is our IT department's
> default setup, for cross platform compatibility, so I was told).
> Could this be the reason? If so, where do I have to change the path
the texmf directory in your home is defined in the variable
% User texmf trees can be catered for like this...
HOMETEXMF = $HOME/Library/texmf
Since the $HOME variable is used, this should work without a problem,
unless your $HOME variable is still pointing to the old location.
You could try to create a /Users sym-link, which points to /home, for
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