[tex-live] texmf.cnf in source.development
Wed, 27 Mar 2002 20:38:49 +0100
> kpsewhich --expand-var '$TEXMFCNF'
This information is useless. The search path for the texmf.cnf file is
not taken from the expansion of the TEXMFCNF variable (which usually is
defined inside a texmf.cnf file). That's a chicken-and-egg problem.
The search path for texmf.cnf is defined at compile-time. Since it
usually is based on some $SELFAUTO stuff, its actual value depends on
the location of the binary. To see the path, run