[OS X TeX] BibTex with MacTeX

Franck Pastor franck.pastor at skynet.be
Tue Jan 6 15:55:47 EST 2009

Le 06-janv.-09 à 21:48, Franck Pastor a écrit :

> 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…

Sorry, I meant: he ~/Library/texmf/bibtex/bib is really the place to  
be for the .bib files. The right place for the .bst files is


Best regards,

Franck Pastor

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