[tex-live] _very_ slow TeX compilation :(

Jan Hauke Rahm info at jhr-online.de
Mon Mar 23 21:15:13 CET 2009

Hi Philip,

On Mon, Mar 23, 2009 at 07:54:04PM +0000, Philip TAYLOR wrote:
> Norbert Preining wrote:
>> Please set your HOME to
>> 	HOME=/home/pat
>> (no leading slash).
> As a non-Unix user, I am confused : surely what you
> have just suggested that HOME be set to /does/ have
> a leading slash, does it not ?

He probably meant a trailing slash:


instead of


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