[OS X TeX] Muddled paths

Benoit RIVET benoit.rivet at free.fr
Wed Feb 17 14:55:48 CET 2010

Le 17 févr. 2010 à 12:35, Theo Moore a écrit :

> Essentially, when I type "which pdflatex", it gives me the path
> "/sw/bin/" (indeed I have a pdflatex file in there). I believe this is
> the remnants of my playing around with Fink and Macports. Compiling
> documents using this pdflatex does not work (many packages are not
> found). However, compiling with "/usr/texbin/pdflatex filename.tex"
> works perfectly.
> So my guess is that the stuff in /sw/bin/ is an old TexLive
> distribution installed from Macports and Fink. My question how do I
> safely remove this stuff and associate the right paths to the relevant
> tex commands?

The CLI invocation :

fink remove tetex

should do the job.

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