[OS X TeX] BasicTeX and texdoc

Alain Schremmer schremmer.alain at gmail.com
Sun Dec 27 21:36:56 CET 2009

On Dec 27, 2009, at 3:13 PM, Tobias Pyndt Steinmann wrote:

> Hi,
> I have recently installed BasicTeX on my sisters computer (I chose  
> BasicTeX over MacTeX because her computer is running low on space  
> and because we in our summerhouse with a slow internet connection)  
> and it's working quite well with one exception: texdoc. texdoc  
> wasn't included in BasicTeX so I installed it using the TexLive  
> Utility, but while texdoc seems to work the documentation for many  
> packages installed isn't available, ie. memoir and csquotes. Where  
> csquotes is a package I installed using the TeXLive Utility.
> If I check the path /usr/local/texlive/2009basic/texmf-dist/doc/ 
> latex it only contains the koma-script documentation.
> Is there a way to install the documentation for the packages or are  
> the dtx files available for me to typeset?

Just in case nobody else is online, how about checking on CTAN?

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