[tex-live] texlive setup problems
Charles E Campbell
astronaut at verizon.net
Tue Jan 31 04:45:02 CET 2017
Zdenek Wagner wrote:
> This usually happens when you have two TeX distros and the TeX Live
> binary is not at the _beginning_ of PATH. The files are then often
> mixed and the result is total confusion.
I've now got my PATH fixed...
but it now gives me yet another problem:
This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.17 (TeX Live 2016)
restricted \write18 enabled.
kpathsea: Running mktexfmt latex.fmt
mktexfmt: mktexfmt is using the following fmtutil.cnf files (in
mktexfmt: mktexfmt is using the following fmtutil.cnf file for writing
mktexfmt [INFO]: writing formats under
mktexfmt [INFO]: did not find entry for byfmt=latex, skipped
mktexfmt [INFO]: Total formats: 0
mktexfmt [INFO]: exiting with status 0
I can't find the format file `latex.fmt'!
I'd moved two earlier instances out (.texlive2007/ to
keep_.texlive2007/, and similarly for .texlive2012). Once I get a
working latex I plan on removing those, btw.
This sounds like another path issue...
Thank you for helping with this,
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