[texhax] installed MacTeX, unable to typeset anything
Philip TAYLOR (Webmaster, Ret'd)
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Tue Jul 19 16:52:35 CEST 2011
Jacob Wegelin wrote:
> But also, that page provides a way to check whether the download was
> successful, by "md5 checksum." Following the directions on that page, I
> have typed
> openssl md5
> at the command line. But now, no application has opened. It just hangs
> and does not give me the prompt back, although the unix "ps" command
> tells me is a job is running:
> 51681 ttys003 0:00.01 openssl md5
> Why would "openssl md5" not work?
Caveat lector : I know nothing about Apple macintoshii
and nothing about Unix/Lunix/OSX.
But. If I read the instructions in the page you cite,
it goes on to read :
> and then drag and drop the file MacTeX.mpkg.zip to the Terminal window to complete the command. Push Return.
Have you done this ? If not, I would imagine that
"OpenSSL" is still waiting for something to process.
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