[OS X TeX] [ANN] TeX Live Utility 0.5
Axel E. Retif
axel.retif at mac.com
Thu Jan 8 16:31:39 EST 2009
On 8 Jan, 2009, at 07:22, Herbert Schulz wrote:
> On Jan 8, 2009, at 12:10 AM, Axel E. Retif wrote:
>> Well... I know what I do is really unorthodox, but I keep my fonts
>> (Lucida, Minion Pro) in ~/Library/texmf..., instead of /usr/
>> local.../texmf-local, and anyway use updmap-sys (but without -H) to
>> enable the map files, as if for all users. Sensible people in this
>> list have pointed out the potential problems of that, but as I am
>> the only user in my machines...
> That is what I used to do too but have now switched to using texmf-
> local just to get those files out of my HOME directory tree.
I think I will end up doing that, as fonts don't change that often,
and keep ~/Library/texmf just for constantly changing packages, like
pgf/TikZ from CVS.
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