[OS X TeX] Re: The microtype mystery

Richard Koch koch at math.uoregon.edu
Wed Aug 18 13:11:13 EDT 2010


You need to add


to the shell initialization script yourself if you don't use the default Apple shell. You should add it before
/opt/local/bin to avoid confusing TeX with a possible MacPorts version of TeX. This is covered
in a FAQ entry at www.tug.org/mactex.

Dick Koch

On Aug 18, 2010, at 9:56 AM, Josep Maria Font wrote:

> My bash does not find pdflatex (nor tex, etc.):
> Mac:~ jmfont$ time latex file
> -bash: latex: command not found
> real	0m0.022s
> user	0m0.000s
> sys	0m0.001s
> My bash says:
> Mac:~ jmfont$ echo $PATH
> /usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/X11/bin:/opt/local/bin
> I everything OK here ? My installation is a standard MacTeX 2009.

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