[tex-live] [texhax] ! LaTeX error: File 'rcs.sty' not found.
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Tue Mar 16 16:25:14 CET 2010
2010/3/15 John H Harris <jhharris at unencumbereddesign.com>:
> TeXLive was installed with, and is normally used with, admin privileges.
FYI, TL'09 should not require admin privileges to function properly
with default installation settings.
> I think it is time to try a reinstallation. My fear here is that I
> cannot be sure I have a clean machine. While troubleshooting the present
> problem, I found several bits of detritus from former TeX Live
> installations, including my last, 2007. There where environment
> variables, directories, files. Is there a checklist for cleaning up?
This might be a problem. TL'07 used to set a bunch of environment
variables, I don't have a list though. TL'09 does not set
(permanently) anything in the environment (with the exception of
PATH), so anything starting with TEX or TL does not belong to TL'09*.
*unless you used from_dvd installation
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