[OS X TeX] Re: Leopard, MacTeX2007 and gv

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Sat Jun 28 06:54:54 EDT 2008

Le 28 juin 08 à 12:43, Eric van der Oord a écrit :

> I get :
> 	[sdpp-01:~] ericvand% echo $PATH /usr/local/bin:/usr/local/teTeX/ 
> bin/powerpc-apple-darwin-current://usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin:/usr/ 
> local/bin:/usr/texbin:/usr/X11/bin

The second bit /usr/local/teTeX/bin/powerpc-apple-darwin-current is  
unnecessary and may be harmful (in case you actually have a directory / 

I wouldn't recommend putting /usr/local/bin first either. Things  
placed there would override those already in OS X, yielding  
unpredictable behaviour, unless you absolutely know what you're doing.

I've also no idea what the double // may yield.

I'd recommend identifying the configuration files responsible for  
putting /usr/local/bin:/usr/local/teTeX/bin/powerpc-apple-darwin- 
current:/ at the start of your PATH, and erasing the corresponding  
instructions so as to get back to the OS X/MacTeX default:


Then see what happens with Xaw3d and gv.

Bruno Voisin

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