[OS X TeX] kpsewhich pointing to wrong location?

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Sat Jan 20 04:30:55 EST 2007

Am 20.01.2007 um 02:29 schrieb Nathan Paxton:

> When I type "locate kpsewhich" I get:
> nathanpaxton$ locate kpsewhich
> /usr/local/teTeX/bin/i386-apple-darwin8.6.1/kpsewhich
> /usr/local/teTeX/bin/powerpc-apple-darwin7.9.0/kpsewhich
> /usr/local/teTeX/man/man1/kpsewhich.1
> /usr/local/TeXLive/bin/powerpc-apple-darwin7.9.0/kpsewhich
> /usr/local/TeXLive/man/man1/kpsewhich.1
> /usr/local/TeXLive/texmf.texlive/doc/man/man1/kpsewhich.1

Instead of simply invoking locate, you could make it a filter that  
either rejects or keeps a particular string.

Example one: locate kpsewhich | grep -v teTeX

Example two: locate kpsewhich | grep TeXLive

And of course you can create a shell function or a shell alias to  
ease this!



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