[OS X TeX] Configuring man pages
dewatson at me.com
Tue Aug 5 07:49:13 EDT 2008
On Aug 5, 2008, at 2:54 AM, Bruno Voisin wrote:
> Le 5 août 08 à 00:21, Richard Koch a écrit :
>> On Aug 4, 2008, at 3:13 PM, David Watson wrote:
>> MacTeX configures MANPATH as part of the installation, and uses the
>> Laurens-Wierda TeX Distribution structure so the correct man pages
>> will be shown depending on your active distribution. The method of
>> configuring MANPATH changed in Leopard, but this will work when TeX
>> Live 2008, and thus MacTeX-2008, is released.
> In other words, until MacTeX-2008 is released, you can solve your
> problem by applying the Leopard TeX fix available from <http://www.uoregon.edu/~koch/
> See the explanations at <http://www.uoregon.edu/~koch/LeopardTeXFix.rtf
> >, in particular:
>> To extend PATH and MANPATH for TeX, it is only necessary to add a
>> file named TeX to /etc/paths.d with the single entry
>> and add a file named TeX to /etc/manpaths.d with the single entry
>> Give these new files the owner, group, and permissions of the
>> corresponding X11 file.
Ah, yes, now I remember...
> BTW, even 9.5 hours aftwerwards I still haven't received David
> Watson's message Dick was answering to.
> Bruno Voisin
You know what's funny? I haven't either.
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