[OS X TeX] Different results with TeXLive intel/ppc

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Thu Nov 9 07:27:00 EST 2006

On Nov 9, 2006, at 3:21 AM, Louis Talman wrote:

> Dare one hope that there will be an iPackage?  Or must I learn  
> arcane things about Mac unix in order to keep TeXShop updated on my  
> not yet elderly--let alone ancient--G5 machine?  Not that I can't-- 
> it's just that, as has been pointed out by others, the bloody  
> documentation seems to have been written for people who already  
> understand what they must do but just need reminders about how to  
> do it.

Installing XeTeX is straightforward enough from source, use svn to  
checkout the sources, then the scripts to build and then install it.

The specifics have all been posted to the xetex mailing list, so are  
in the archives, and I think they're on the main XeTeX pages at  


William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications

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