[OS X TeX] $PATH question -- somewhat OT
jackson at msrce.howard.edu
Mon Jul 4 11:52:14 EDT 2005
On Jul 4, 2005, at 8:02 AM, Gerben Wierda wrote:
> On Jul 4, 2005, at 13:14, Stephen Moye wrote:
>> I was checking the PATH variable in connection with another problem
>> and came across what looks like an anomaly. If I use Terminal and
>> type 'echo $PATH' I get this:
>> but in xterm I get this:
>> Why are these different?
> Because I have not found a way to patch the X11 path settings for all
> users. The X11 path is not changed by the i-package setup. Maybe I
> have received from someone info on how to do this and I have lost it.
However, this should not be a problem as you should never NEED to use
xterm. Apple's terminal app should do everything you need and works
better with other aqua apps (as far as copying and pasting...).
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