[OS X TeX] Path for texdoc

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Nov 16 12:33:27 EST 2009

On Nov 16, 2009, at 11:17 AM, Simon Spiegel wrote:

> A command like texdoc 'texdoc microtype' gives me  'The file /Users/simi/Library/texmf/doc/latex/microtype/microtype.pdf does not exist.' which means that it only searches in ~/Library/texmf.
> Thanks for your help
> Simon


What does

kpsewhich -var-value=TEXDOCS


Have you set TEXDOCS manually somewhere? Do you have something in your ~/Library/texmf/ tree that is ``misleading'' texdoc/kpsewhich?

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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