[OS X TeX] Error: I can't write on file '(name)'
rloukano at stp.lingfil.uu.se
Thu Mar 22 21:22:19 EDT 2007
Why don't you try emacs as the editor? Just consider the fact that
emacs is *the most advanced on Earth*.
You already have a default emacs with your OSX:
sudo emacs /usr/local/texlive/2007/texmf/web2c/texmf.cnf Ret
And if you want easy, really easy Emacs with GUI, there is an one-click
instillation of a very good Emacs editor:
Then, after you have downloaded Carbon Emacs, you can start it just by
clicking on its icon. But, as Peter Dyballa's noted, you can start it from
a Terminal window, for accessing and editing root files:
Then you can use Emacs' pull-down menu to open the above file, modify
it, save it, etc.
(I haven't really modified any files in the root directories in
this way because I do not have what to modify right now, but it seems
working: I opened the above file, and emacs doesn't issue warnings for
>> Actually it's rather me who's at sea: I just purchased the DVDs of season
>> 2 of The Outer Limits last weekend, and watched this episode in which
>> of astronauts foolish enough to wander on this sand. Watching this was
>> like a trip to childhood (when I first saw this episode), almost bringing
>> tears to my eyes...
It seems I missed somehow these. May be they were not on out TV. But as
they say, it's never too late.
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