[OS X TeX] TeX based on TeX Live release
simon at simifilm.ch
Fri Nov 3 03:06:09 EST 2006
On 03.11.2006, at 08:44, Simon Spiegel wrote:
> On 03.11.2006, at 08:38, Gerben Wierda wrote:
>>> Thanks, I'm currently trying to install the new TeX and I see
>>> problems: I-installer complains that it can't find kpsewhich and
>>> quits the installation. This is with version 2.85
>> The subprocess output shows at the end:
>>> csh: /usr/share/init/tcsh/rc: No such file or directory.
>>> ### texlive.configure: I cannot locate the kpsewhich program. If
>>> this cannot be found, configuration is impossible. I will bail
>> So, it seems when you try to run kpsewhich from the configure
>> script, it runs tcsh (your default shell maybe?) but startup
>> initialisation of tcsh fails.
>> Possible here is that your tcsh setup is broken system-wide, but
>> that you have repaired this in your own home directory with
>> a .login or .cshrc file. This personal repair will not be
>> available to the TeX i-Package as it runs as user root.
> I run bash as my default shell, of that's of any help. I can't
> remember doing anything with tcsh for quite some time and my system
> has been set up from scratch just recently. So what could be broken
Ok, got it myself. Fixed it and it seems to work. Still no idea, what
broke it in the first place.
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