[OS X TeX] TEXINPUTS?
Peter_Dyballa at web.DE
Thu Aug 17 12:13:50 CEST 2006
Am 17.08.2006 um 11:44 schrieb trashomatic1 at mac.com:
> Hello. A new question: I used to have my pdflatex set up to look
> for \inputs in ~/Library/texmf/tex/latex . I thought it came from
> adding that to the TEXINPUTS path in my .bashrc with a command like;
> export TEXINPUTS
> This doesn't work, however. How can I set latex to look in that
> folder by default? Thanks.
You should not need to do that! In /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf/web2c/
texmf.cnf HOMETEXMF is defined, which is then integrated into TEXMF
as first element and which does not use a TeX hash file. Then TEXMF
is used to set a few specialised TEXINPUTS variables.
TeX's behaviour is to search the whole ~/Library/texmf branch, so
files in ~/Library/texmf/tex/latex would be found. See for example /
Besides, what you set in your ~/.bashrc has no influence on TeXShop,
which is an Aqua application and needs to learn such environment
variables in a different way. Then TeXShop's "engines" are tcsh
scripts, so they don't read your ~/.bashrc either.
It's not the valleys in life I dread so much as the dips.
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