[OS X TeX] MacTeX 2008: Can't find base packages
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sat Sep 13 14:53:53 EDT 2008
On Sep 13, 2008, at 1:45 PM, Simon Spiegel wrote:
> I installed MacTeX2008 and have a strange problem. I did the
> installation without any problems and also already did several
> updates with tlmgr-gui. Most of my stufff compiles just fine, but
> today I tried the following minimal document which to my surprise
> didn't compile:
> According to both pdflatex and kpsewhich, basic document classes
> like article.cls and book.cls are not here. The document compiles if
> I change 'book' to 'scrbook' (and kpsewhich gives me the following
> path: /usr/local/texlive/2008/texmf-dist/tex/latex/koma-script/
> scrbook.cls. So most packages are actually there, but for some
> strange reason the base packages are not present.
> Any Ideas?
Did you ever get error messages when updating with tlmgr?
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)
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