[OS X TeX] Where to put file like "longdiv.tex"?

Alan Munn amunn at msu.edu
Wed Feb 28 10:35:56 EST 2007

At 10:12 AM -0500 2/28/07, Alain Schremmer wrote:
>Peter Dyballa wrote:
>>Am 28.02.2007 um 15:39 schrieb Alain Schremmer:
>>>Any difference between "run[ning] texhash" (I assume from the 
>>>terminal) and LaTeXing from TeXShop?
>>Yes: one or two.
>Wait a minute! This was not context-free. The context implied that I 
>was asking about the effect on
>    <http://tug.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/generic/misc/longdiv.tex>
>And the reason I asked is that I have been using longdiv.sty for now 
>at lest one year and I am pretty certain that I didn't texhash or 
>hash it in any way as I am not about to tinker with my installation 
>since it would likely be a terminal tinkering.

This depends on where you put stuff.  The original poster was putting 
it in the system-wide texmf.local, in which case texhash needs to be 
run.  If you put things in ~/Library/texmf  (as you probably do) then 
you don't need to run texhash.


Alan Munn 
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