[OS X TeX] texhash has stopped working -help!

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Oct 20 14:57:49 CEST 2009

On Oct 20, 2009, at 2:28 AM, Rowland McDonnell wrote:

> Hello,
> I've got MacTeX 2008 installed - having used the MacTeX installer  
> normally (3.06GHz Core2Duo iMac, MacOS X 10.6.1).
> I've just added a package manually.
> I tried to run texhash, which I've run before.   It used to do as  
> expected, but it's stopped working.  This is what I was told:
> Harry:~ rowland$ texhash
> -bash: texhash: command not found
> Harry:~ rowland$ mktexlsr
> -bash: mktexlsr: command not found
> Harry:~ rowland$
> Clearly, some path is not correctly set - but what, and where, how  
> do I fix it, and to whom should I report this problem with MacTeX?
> I am currently using only the standard set of directories.
> Cheers,
> Rowland.


See QM.09 and QM.10 at the MacTeX FAQ, <http://www.tug.org/mactex/faq/>.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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