[OS X TeX] Announce: MacTeX-2021 Released

John Collins jcc8 at psu.edu
Mon Apr 5 17:59:30 CEST 2021

>> It seems to be more complicated than just running the MacTeX installer, so
>> I'll give it a try sometime later in the week...
> Just to avoid confusion by others, using the MacTeX installer gives
> everything and no other steps are needed. But if you have a version of macOS
> older than Mojave, you need to use the Unix install script, and then you
> need to run TeXDist-2021 at the end.
The instructions for using the Unix install script are very clear and work 
straightforwardly without a problem.  See the instructions at


(Sorry my e-mail server will mangle that address, to go via a Microsoft 
security servers.)

(One question to Richard: When the the script asks whether to import settings 
from a previous TeX Live installation your instructions say to answer no.  Is 
there a reason for that?  Things seemed to be problem free when I answered yes.)

John Collins
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