[tex-live] an issue with running dvipdfmx from a makefile
jfbu at free.fr
Sat Oct 4 23:38:38 CEST 2014
Le 4 oct. 2014 à 23:35, Josef Kleber <josef.kleber at gmx.de> a écrit :
> Am 04.10.2014 um 23:10 schrieb jfbu:
>> Le 4 oct. 2014 à 23:05, jfbu <jfbu at free.fr> a écrit :
>>> TMPDIR = tmp
>>> chmod u+x script.sh; ./script.sh
>> I picked up the word TMPDIR by sheer bad luck, if I
>> choose anything else like
> If I use TMPDIR here (Win7/Cygwin) there is no problem. There's no TMPDIR defined:
> $ env | grep TMP
$ env | grep TMP
TMPDIR=/var/folders/4y/h4wb...many letters and digits...m80000gn/T/
> Maybe the makefile overrides a set TMPDIR on the Mac, which is not a good idea at all.
>> Obviously there is something important with TMPDIR and I did not have
>> the right to use it.
> I have no clue if makefile variables should override environment variables.
something goes eery with dvipdfmx if I override TMPDIR, but I am incompetent
to say why exactly.
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