"beamer and TeX on Macs" Re: mactex.tar.gz (complete ... Re: [OS X TeX] final tex live 2007

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Mar 13 13:14:43 CET 2007

On Mar 13, 2007, at 2:05 AM, Christian Burk wrote:

> Am 12.03.2007 um 22:17 schrieb Herbert Schulz:
>> [...]
>> I've been simply putting updated packages that I use into sub- 
>> directories of ~/Library/texmf/tex/latex/NewFiles/ so, whenever  
>> and update of the TeX package comes around, I can check and remove  
>> items that are updated in the TeX package. [...]
> Does that mean, if I put some updated package into your mentioned  
> directory (~/Library/texmf/tex/latex/NewFiles/) LaTeX will use it  
> for compiling instead of the older one which is in the "normal"  
> tree of TeXLive?
> Christian


Yes. Your personal texmf tree (~/Library/texmf/...) is searched  
before any of the other trees.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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