packages in TeXShop (was: Re: [OS X TeX] question regarding spacing after a period)
Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Fri Mar 13 18:08:13 EDT 2009
Am 12.03.2009 um 11:13 schrieb Axel E. Retif:
> That is if his locate database is up to date, which means his
> machine has to be turned on at about 3 o'clock every day.
this is not true in Tiger and Leopard. I wanted to check it, so I
waited until it was updated. Here is the previous state documented
(then I let Fink compile qt4-x11):
-r--r--r-- 1 nobody wheel 8244919 12 Mär 03:43 /var/db/
Then I waited until today:
-r--r--r-- 1 nobody wheel 8202863 13 Mär 16:29 /var/db/
The reason is that the Launch Service has taken over a lot of UNIX
system services. One of them is cron. And it's able to act like anacron.
If you're not confused, you're not paying attention.
P.S.: I could have fooled you: env TZ=PST8PDT ls -lt /var/db/
-r--r--r-- 1 nobody wheel 8202863 13 Mär 08:29 /var/db/
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