[OS X TeX] kpsewhich not finding default TEXMFHOME
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Wed Jan 20 14:19:56 EST 2010
On Jan 20, 2010, at 12:45 PM, Art Werschulz wrote:
> I just installed MacTeX from the October 2009 TeX collection, while still keeping my old (2008) installation around, to play it safe.
> I'm now finding that kpsewhich doesn't seem to know that TEXMFHOME is ~/texmf. Note the following
> $ export TEXMFHOME=~/texmf
> $ kpsewhich review.sty
> Admittedly, it's no big deal to add
> export TEXMFHOME=~/texmf
> to my .bashrc file. But I wouldn't expect kpsewhich to need this; in particular, I didn't need this with earlier installations.
> Art Werschulz
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In MacTeX TEXMFHOME is ~/Library/texmf not ~/texmf.
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