[tex-live] TEXINPUTS on windows

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Fri Nov 5 16:35:40 CET 2010

Norbert Preining wrote:
> On Fr, 05 Nov 2010, Lars Madsen wrote:
>> TEXINPUTS=c:/mytexstuff//;
>> to texmf.cnf?
>> If this is so complicated, I'd recommend adding a better interface for
>> this to the tlmgr TODO list. This is one of the features I like in MikTeX.
> tlmgr conf texmf TEXINPUTS 'c:/mytexstuff//;'
> As a mantra: reading the man page of tlmgr helps.

just tested this on Win7

it added the line

TEXINPUTS = 'c:/mytexstuff//;'

to texmf.cnf

starting a new dosprompt and searching for mypack.sty which is in 

did not give any results.

but using

tlmgr conf texmf TEXINPUTS c:/mytexstuff//;

did work



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