[OS X TeX] OSX -> BSD Unix question

Adam M. Goldstein z_californianus-dated-1258139769.008b10 at shiftingbalance.org
Sun Nov 8 14:16:01 EST 2009

On Nov 7, 2009, at 8:05 PM, Adam R. Maxwell wrote:

> On Nov 7, 2009, at 4:30 PM, Adam M. Goldstein wrote:
>> I use TeXLive on my laptop (OS X) and I also use it (or am starting  
>> to at any rate) on a BSD Unix shell. My question is, where do I  
>> create the directory for the things in ~/Library/texmf from OS X on  
>> the BSD system?
> I think it's typically ~/.texlive2009, but you can check with  
> `kpsewhich -var-value=TEXMFHOME` or use kpsewhich -show-path to get  
> the path for specific file types.

I don't have ~/.texlive2009, and my thought was to make it, but the  
kpsewhich command above reveals it to be ~/texmf.

Thanks all for the informative discussion!


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