[OS X TeX] Removing old TeX distribution(s)

Markus Klyver markusklyver at hotmail.com
Thu Feb 5 01:46:10 CET 2015

Thanks, I've already read that. It does not however answer my concerns about loosing packages and/or modifications.

> From: euler at psu.edu
> Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2015 19:43:35 -0500
> To: macosx-tex at email.esm.psu.edu
> Subject: Re: [OS X TeX] Removing old TeX distribution(s)
> > On Feb 4, 2015, at 7:35 PM, Markus Klyver <markusklyver at hotmail.com> wrote:
> > 
> > Today, I installed MacTeX-2014. I already had MacTeX-2013 installed, and now I really want to free the space on my disk it occupies. Will a removal of an old TeX distribution – in this case MacTex-2013 – result in a loss of installed packages and/or modifications I've made? I have a highly customized setup and before I do anything I want to make sure nothing is lost.
> Follow the instructions here
> http://www.tug.org/mactex/uninstalling.html
> and you should be fine.
> Gary
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