[XeTeX] problems helping a new Mac user
firmicus at ankabut.net
Wed Nov 21 10:07:56 CET 2007
> Hmmm, I'm not sure if kpsewhich is set up by default to return XeLaTeX
> packages, but no matter.
On my system it is, so I presume this the default behaviour in TeXLive.
> (I assume the "can't be found" error is
> coming from an actual XeTeX compilation run, not just the output of
Yes, the error msg comes from an actual compilation run. kpsewhich just
keeps silent when it can't find something.
> I'm afraid it's impossible for me (at a distance, at
> least) to guess what the problem might be.
With you in Australia, me in Germany, and the colleague in Vancouver, we
are quite at a distance indeed ;-)
Perhaps he could set me up to ssh into his Mac, but I have no idea how
easy it would be to explain him how to do that, besides "allowing remote
login" in the system preferences.
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