[OS X TeX] Using Babel with I-Installer tex installation

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Wed Jun 29 09:53:53 CEST 2005

Le 29 juin 05 à 05:04, Frederick Hoyt a écrit :

> This is what I know:
> (i)    I have english.ldf in my tetex tree, under /tex/generic/babel;
> (ii)    I have a full babel directory in my ~/Library/texmf tree;

Why have two babel directories? One is enough, and certainly better.

> This is what I do not know:
> (iii)    Whether babel installed with the i-Installer tex  
> installation? I looked into the appropriate file tree (/usr/local/ 
> share/texmf...) and did not find any babel directory;

You mean you don't have /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf.tetex/tex/ 
generic/babel/? Where is the directory referenced in (i), then?

> (iv)    Whether I have babel in my ~/Library/texmf tree correctly  
> installed;

No need for any babel installation there.

> (v)    Whether there additional format files that I need to create  
> for this to work.

Not for the English language.

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