[OS X TeX] Error: I can't write on file '(name)'
Schremmer.Alain at gmail.com
Thu Mar 22 12:20:14 EDT 2007
Peter Dyballa wrote:
> Am 22.03.2007 um 15:52 schrieb Franck Pastor:
>> Le 22-mars-07 Ã 15:36, Alain Schremmer a Ã©crit :
>>> Peter Dyballa wrote:
>>>> Am 22.03.2007 um 15:05 schrieb Alain Schremmer:
>>>>> Would that do for an editor?
>>>> Yes, it would.
>>> But then how do you "invoke" SubEthaEdit" in the terminal?
The saga has started:
(1) I tried to install nano. After I downloaded it, I got the usual
incomprehensible (for me) stuff on the terminal, the short of it is that
it can't install nano.
(2) So, I reverted to subethaedit and tried a modified Voisin 8:52 AM. I
typed in the terminal
sudo subethaedit /usr/local/gwtex/2007/texmf/web2c/texmf.cnf
here is the terminal response:
sudo: subethaedit /usr/local/gwtex/2007/texmf/web2c/texmf.cnf :
command not found
Terminal indeed. :-)
(3) As I was going to post this, Schulz's came in. (thanks) so I
installed the Command Line Tool and SubEthaEdit' acknowledged. But I am
still getting command not found.
(4) As per Dyballa's terminal-free approach, I opened texmf.cnf with
However, there is no openout, openin, etc in texmf.cnf
(5) I thought that, since texmf.cnf is dated May 22, 2005, I would
uninstall everything and then re-install but I could not find how to ask
i-installer to uninstall anything. I suppose I should know what package
I want to uninstall but I don't. Can I just trash everything after the
I hate to be such a nuisance but I am now completely at sea.
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