[tex-live] bug report - bibtex BIBINPUTS error, Ubuntu hardy, texlive 2007-13
luecking at uark.edu
Sat Feb 28 05:55:36 CET 2009
You probably have a books.bib in the standard search path.
The colon instructs bibtex to search there first. Changing
the name of your .bib file probably makes its name unique.
I suggest a less generic name than "books". Or put the colon last.
I searched my TeXLive and found a books.bib only among
the documentation of bibtopic. But it is certainly possible
your system might have one in the bibinputs path.
Dept. Of Mathematics
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville AR 72701 USA
More information about the tex-live