[OS X TeX] Problems with i-installer

Simon Spiegel simon at simifilm.ch
Thu Jun 22 17:13:19 CEST 2006

On 22.06.2006, at 17:09, Peter Dyballa wrote:

> Am 22.06.2006 um 16:19 schrieb Simon Spiegel:
>> It started this morning with TeXShop telling me that it couldn't  
>> find pdflatex.fmt
> Which pdflatex binary did you tell TeXShop to use? Can you locate  
> this binary? Which pdflatex binary is actually used in a shell?  
> What is the contents of the environment variable PATH (or path)?  
> Where is it set?
> Remember: on Intel hardware your binaries are not any more in /usr/ 
> local/teTeX/bin/powerpc-apple-darwin-current ... but in /usr/local/ 
> teTeX/bin/`uname -p`-apple-darwin-current.

After a veritable de-install and install orgy everything seems to  
work again. No idea, what caused the problem.

Thanks anyway.


Simon Spiegel
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