[OS X TeX] XEmacs and teTeX: problem with PATH and XEmacs packages

Will Robertson will at mecheng.adelaide.edu.au
Sun May 23 19:03:25 EDT 2004

Hi Julia

To elaborate:

On 24 May 2004, at 5:28, Martin Costabel wrote:

> If you are using an xterm window for your command line interface, you 
> have to do something yourself, but I would recommend to avoid xterm. 
> Otherwise, the necessary manipulations are described in the Fink FAQ, 
> as well as (hundreds of times) in the Apple X11-users mailing list 
> archives and in the archives of the Fink mailing lists.

Martin is suggesting you use Terminal.app rather than the terminal 
window in X11. Add `export DISPLAY:0' to your .profile. This will allow 
you to open X11 apps from your Terminal.app window. (You must have the 
X11 application open for this to work.) All of your paths should be 
correct from there, so you don't (shouldn't) have to mess with 


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