[tex-live] Wrong directory separator for bib files on Windows

Philip Taylor P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Fri Oct 18 00:51:27 CEST 2013

Kyeong Soo (Joseph) Kim wrote:

> I installed texlive today on Windows 7 (64 bit), but BiBTeX cannot
> find any bib files not only on 'texmf-local' or '~/texmf' directories
> but also on the current directory.


> So I wonder why the directory separator was not properly set only for
> 'bib' files. For your information, I unset all TEXMF-related
> environment variables and haven't done any changes for texlive
> installation.
> Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

Looks OK here with TeX Live 2013 and Windows 7 Enterprise 32-bit, Kyeong
Soo :

> D:\TeX\Live\2013>kpsewhich -show-path=bib
> .;C:/Users/Chaa006/.texlive2013/texmf-config/bibtex/bib//;C:/Users/Chaa006/.texl
> ive2013/texmf-var/bibtex/bib//;C:/Users/Chaa006/texmf/bibtex/bib//;!!D:/TeX/Live
> /2013/texmf-config/bibtex/bib//;!!D:/TeX/Live/2013/texmf-var/bibtex/bib//;!!D:/T
> eX/Live/2013/../texmf-local/bibtex/bib//;!!D:/TeX/Live/2013/texmf-dist/bibtex/bi
> b//

Philip Taylor

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