[OS X TeX] Trouble with Cyrillic on new Mac Pro
dewatson at mac.com
Sun Feb 3 09:27:14 EST 2008
My mistake, the commands should have read
ls -l ~/.texlive2007/texmf-var/fonts/tfm
chown -R derbes:derbes ~/.texlive2007
I am assuming that your "short user name" is derbes.
Please forgive me for your wasted effort.
On Feb 3, 2008, at 8:20 AM, David Derbes wrote:
> On Feb 3, 2008, at 7:45 AM, David Watson wrote:
>> On Feb 3, 2008, at 7:11 AM, David Derbes wrote:
>>> Here is the console's output:
>>> t2acmr.fd)kpathsea: Running mktextfm larm1095
>>> mkdir: ././Users/derbes/.texlive2007/texmf-var/fonts/tfm:
>>> Permission denied
>>> mktextfm: mktexdir /Users/derbes/.texlive2007/texmf-var/fonts/tfm/
>>> lh/lh-t2a failed.
>>> kpathsea: Appending font creation commands to missfont.log.
>> Assuming that the directory does exist, the Disk Utilities' Repair
>> Permissions will not know about it or what the permissions should be.
> Evidently, the directory does not exist:
> sudo ls -l ~/Users/.texlive2007/texmf-var/fonts/tfm
> ls: /Users/derbes/Users/.texlive2007/texmf-var/fonts/tfm: No such
> file or directory
> So I'm a little mystified.
>> I would open a Terminal and do
>> ls -l ~/Users/.texlive2007/texmf-var/fonts/tfm
>> to investigate what the permissions are on both your new and your
>> old desktop.
>> You can use
>> chown -R derbes:derbes ~/Users/.texlive2007/
>> on your new Mac to make sure that the user and group permissions
>> are all set to "derbes" in that folder, as well.
> david-derbess-mac-pro:~ derbes$ chown -R derbes:derbes ~/
> chown: derbes: Invalid argument
> I assume the directory's absence triggers "Invalid argument", but I
> am nearly completely ignorant of unix.
> Many thanks, David.
> David Derbes
> U of Chicago Lab Schools
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