[OS X TeX] Re: removal of unneeded languages
maarten.sneep at xs4all.nl
Wed Jan 6 05:51:55 EST 2010
On Wed, 6 Jan 2010 10:37:50 +0000, Patrick Wambacq
<Patrick.Wambacq at esat.kuleuven.be> wrote:
> If I want to install TL09 using install-tl:
> - do I need to download install-tl-unx.tar.gz and install live over the
> - or can I reuse the already downloaded MacTeX distribution?
> - what about the extras such as TeXShop etc? I assume that these cannot
> be installed with install-tl? Do I need to download
> or can the MacTeX distribution reused?
I'm not sure that the TeX portion can be disabled. It'll require a custom
Be aware that MacTeX changes a few other things as well, such as teh
location of your personal texmf tree. Personally I wouldn't bother, unless
you are on a small SSD drive.
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