[OS X TeX] TeX based on TeX Live release

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Fri Nov 3 09:22:58 EST 2006

Le 3 nov. 06 à 15:08, Paul Vickers a écrit :

> Ok, I just reconfigured the Texlive package so as to use TeXLive  
> rather than teTeX (I used i-Installer to do this). then I added a  
> new user (called 'temp'), logged in, ran terminal and typed 'texdoc  
> -l index'. Here's the result:
> Last login: Fri Nov  3 13:55:52 on console
> Welcome to Darwin!
> wildebeest:~ temp$ texdoc -l index
> Can't find documentation for `index'
> wildebeest:~ temp$
> Does this mean the problem is in the TeXLive documentation?

I think not. Here "texdoc index" opens /usr/local/TeXLive/ 
texmf.texlive/doc/latex/index/index.pdf in Preview.

What do the following commands return on your setup:

echo $PATH


kpsewhich --format="TeX system documentation" index.pdf

Here the output for the first is:


and for the second:


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