[OS X TeX] TeX based on TeX Live release
paul.vickers at unn.ac.uk
Thu Nov 2 07:33:05 EST 2006
when I run texdoc using the new system it is not finding any
documentation. For example:
returns the 'Can't find documentation' message, as do
Is there something I need to reconfigure?
I have not removed the tetex installation yet.
Gerben Wierda wrote:
> The TeX (based on TeX Live) i-Package has been released to all the
> repositories and so have all the support i-Packages: MusixTeX, CM-Super,
> CB-Greek and the ConTeXt Updater.
> (The LaTeX Updater will be removed later. For a recent LaTeX, the TeX
> Live i-Package is the best choice.)
> The old and new TeX i-Package can both be installed on a system. They do
> not interfere.
> There are two special points of attention when migrating from old to new
> or when keeping them both available for the time being:
> - Your personal files in ~/Library/texmf are available for both.
> Especially configuration files like updmap.cfg (font maps) and
> language.dat (hyphenation patterns) are not compatible with both
> systems, mainly because file names differ between the two distributions
> - If you use TeX from the command line, you get either old or new,
> depending on what is in the system-wide shell startup settings. The
> values there are set by the configuration phase of either i-Package and
> the last configuration run defines what is being set there.
> One other important note: XeTeX is currently only supported on intel.
> Default install locations are /usr/local/teTeX (old) and
> /usr/local/TeXLive (new)
> The TeX Support i-Packages (except for the LaTeX Updater) can handle
> both distributions.
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