[OS X TeX] MacTeX (Latex) installation on user space

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Feb 4 19:28:28 EST 2007

On Feb 4, 2007, at 6:03 PM, Amit Jayant Shirsat wrote:

> Hello:
> I have specific question related to installing MacTex.
> Since i am using a .edu domain shared disk space i cannot install  
> the software with admin privileges. Can i install it in my user space?
> More specifically i want the latex binaries to be invoked command  
> line- just as in any unix/linux installation. I want to send the  
> path of the installed binaries to the Eclipse application which can  
> then invoke the latex commands using the TexClipse plugin.
> here are my machine details just in case....
> Any pointers will be very helpful...
> -Amit


I'm certainly not in your situation but I wonder if you could talk to  
some IT persona and have it installed on the central server so  
everyone can have access to it. :-)

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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