[OS X TeX] Updating Beamer

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Mon Feb 13 17:28:44 EST 2006

Le 13 févr. 06 à 23:11, George Gratzer a écrit :

> On Feb 13, 2006, at 4:02 PM, Bruno Voisin wrote:
>> Le 13 févr. 06 à 22:17, George Gratzer a écrit :
>>> I see that Beamer is Version 3.06, while my installation (TeX  
>>> Live 2005) is version 3.01. So I should upgrade.
>> Not necessarily. In texmf.tetex there is beamer 3.01, while in  
>> texmf.gwtex you may have beamer 3.06 (I have it, and I did nothing  
>> for this, given I don't use beamer). What does the following  
>> returns (in Terminal):
>> 	kpsewhich beamer.cls
> It returns:
> /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf.tetex/tex/latex/beamer/beamer.cls

Then you've got to install version 3.06 (assuming you do need the  
additional features provided by the update), by following the  
instructions in section 2.3 of doc/beameruserguide.pdf (which does  
mention ~/Library/texmf). You may also simply look at the content and  
organization of:


and mimick it, with the newer 3.06 distro, inside ~/Library/texmf/.

Hope this helps,

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