[OS X TeX] TeX-Live (Mac version) question

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Fri Oct 5 10:31:59 EDT 2007

Le 5 oct. 07 à 16:19, Gary L. Gray a écrit :

> On Oct 5, 2007, at 9:50 AM, Bruno Voisin wrote:
>> Normally I think MacTeX does include AMS-TeX. At least in my case  
>> it does: there are amstex binaries inside
>> /usr/local/texlive/2007/bin/
>> the amstex format inside
>> /usr/local/texlive/2007/texmf-var/web2c/pdftex/
>> and associated input files inside
>> /usr/local/texlive/2007/texmf-dist/tex/amstex/
> I could be wrong, but I think she actually wants a *format*, not  
> just the style or class file. With that said, machines are so fast  
> these days that I have never seen much of an advantage of building  
> a format file.

Hi Gary,

I think the format is indeed there:

$ kpsewhich amstex.fmt

Or did I misunderstand something?


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