[OS X TeX] TeX on Snow Leopard

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Aug 31 13:40:59 EDT 2009

On Aug 31, 2009, at 12:21 PM, Peter Vamos wrote:

> Adam,
> I am sure that you know a lot more about UNIX than I do but still:  
> leaving aside the fact that you might want to let a visitor use  
> TeXShop via the guest account there is the question of  
> troubleshooting your system and/or operating from a non-admin  
> account yourself. In other words, IMHO, even in a single-user set-up  
> you want the option of logging in as an other user. It seems to me  
> to be good practice therefore to enable apps (e.g TeXShop) to be  
> able to run by all users.


TeXShop is a poor example since it doesn't use the system's path but  
rather the path to the TeX binaries set in its preferences.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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