[tex4ht] htlatex can't find cfg in home folder in latest TL update on 64 bit linux

Michal Hoftich michal.h21 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 23 11:51:21 CET 2015

Hi Nasser,

$HOME directory isn't searched by default, you probably used to have
this directory in $TEXINPUTS


2015-02-23 10:56 GMT+01:00 Nasser M. Abbasi <nma at 12000.org>:
> I am not sure what is going on here. This is very strange.
> I installed new TL on 64 bit linux 3 days ago. New installation.
> When I put my nma.cfg file in my home folder and go
> to a different directory and type
> htlatex index.tex "nma,htm,3"
> I get an error
>    I can't find file  nma.cfg
> When I copy the cfg file to current directory, then it finds it.
> I checked the protection on nma.cfg. This is the same setup I
> have on my other Linux 32 setup. And htlatex was always able
> to find the .cfg file in $HOME or ~
> Does one need to configure something to make htlatex search for
> .cfg? I thought it searched $HOME automatically if the .cfg
> was not in current folder.
> Any ideas what can be the problem?
> thanks,
> --Nasser

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