Re: [OS X TeX] MacTeX DVD has arrived (DANTE edition) – What should be paid attention for?
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Tue Dec 9 16:19:23 EST 2008
On 09.12.2008, at 20:41, Herbert Schulz wrote:
> On Dec 9, 2008, at 2:22 PM, Friedrich Vosberg wrote:
>> I've read a lot of things regarding TeX Live 2008, particularly
>> concerning a bug in tlmgr.
>> I have not enough data volume available in my internet tariff to
>> load the most current MacTeX/TeXLive bundle from CTAN or another
>> recommended server. So I ask you: How can I install MacTeX 2008 on
>> my Mac in the very best, easiest and most maclike way?
>> Thanks a lot in advance for any hints!
>> Kind regards, Friedrich
> From the subject of this message it appears that you should look at
> the DVD since it has MacTeX 2008 ion it.
> Good Luck,
> Herb Schulz
> (herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
Alternative: install the "Basic" version of MacTeX. Smaller, but with
tlmgr you just add what you tink is missing.
Concerning the bug: just make sure to update tlmgr first and all
other packages only afterwards. (See this list for details)
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