[OS X TeX] [OT] Upgrading from Tiger to Leopard
alan at alphabyte.co.nz
Thu May 15 16:28:13 EDT 2008
Did a direct upgrade on a PPC G5 Dual, Powerbook G4 and MacBook Pro.
No problems in any case except the character set defaulting to Arabic,
and that was pretty annoying but was easily fixed :)
On 15/05/2008, at 10:45 PM, Eric van der Oord wrote:
> Sorry for these simple questions, but I dont find any answer in the
> 1. Is the 'upgrade' method safe ? Could it preserve my GW-TeX
> settings based on i-installer, and gv ?
Is it safe? Is anything on a computer 'safe'? Don't know about GW-TeX
settings or i-installer, I just use plain vanilla MacTeX on TeXLive.
> 2. May I prefer 'erase & install' ? In that case are there known
> issues reinstaling TeX -- recent posts indicate problems with X11
> an gv ?
You may prefer what you like ;) Not had any problems with X11 or gv.
Alan Litchfield MBus(Hons), MNZCS
School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences
Private Bag 92006, Auckland, NZ
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