[tex-live] Passing a valid Windows path and file name to *TeX in TeXlive

Martin Heller mr_heller at yahoo.dk
Wed Jun 11 09:14:00 CEST 2014

Ulrike Fischer wrote, on 11-06-2014 08:30:
> I didn't try a 8.3-variable, only a "normal" one (and I don't have 
> many pathes with spaces on my PC. %userprofile" doesn't have a space). 

On my PC %USERPROFILE% is set to

USERPROFILE=C:\Documents and Settings\username.domain

and my TEMP environment variable is pointing to


The latter was made me aware of *TeX's sensitivity to path and file 
names in the first place.

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