[OS X TeX] unable to use makebst

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Thu Aug 26 08:45:31 EDT 2010

On Aug 25, 2010, at 9:05 PM, Denis Chabot wrote:

> I had not restarted Terminal, but did so today. The problem was not fixed. And I did echo $PATH:
> echo $PATH
> /usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/texbin :/usr/X11/bin
> I am not sure what this is supposed to be, but what I got somehow does not seem right!


It looks as though you added and extra space after /usr/texbin in the /etc/paths.d/TeX file. Redo that file in accordance with the instructions and restart. Then check the value of PATH (echo $PATH) again; there should be no extra space.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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