[OS X TeX] BibTex with MacTeX

Franck Pastor franck.pastor at skynet.be
Tue Jan 6 15:48:28 EST 2009

Le 06-janv.-09 à 21:42, Max Weiss a écrit :

> I recently installed a MacTeX in OSX 10.5.6, and laTeX is working fine
> with TeXShop.  However, I'm not sure how to get BibTeX running.  Where
> do I put the .bib and .bst files?  The MacTeX FAQ suggests
> [~/Library/texmf/bibtex/bib].  However, my /texmf directory seems to
> have ended up as [/usr/local/texlive/2008/texmf-dist]…

How come? This is weird. The ~/Library/texmf/bibtex/bib is really the  
place to be for the .bib and .bst files with MacTeX. No need to do a  
"mktexlsr" or "texhash", no need to use the Terminal…

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