[OS X TeX] Upgrading to Mountain Lion

Vic Norton vic at norton.name
Sun Jul 29 20:08:25 EDT 2012

I have had similar problems with Mountain Lion. I've had to recompile what I had in MacPorts. Curiously I needed to accept an Apple license for Xcode in Terminal
       ~$ sudo xcodebuild -license
before I could compile what I needed. This requirement is new to me.



On Jul 29, 2012, at 4:51 PM, Victor Ivrii <vivrii at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sun, Jul 29, 2012 at 12:05 PM, Richard Koch <koch at math.uoregon.edu> wrote:
>> Folks,
>> We have discovered a minor problem if you install MacTeX and then upgrade
>> to Mountain Lion. This problem will not occur if you install directly on Mountain
>> Lion.
>> Xquartz. That is because Apple now wants you to obtain Xquartz directly
>> from the developers, so the Mountain Lion upgrade removes X11.
> Apart of the lack of X11 in ML there were series of small problems with ML.
> 1) Command line developer tools like make or svn disappeared
> Solution: Launch Xcode and install them
> 2) My copy of asy (self-compiled) stopped working (the one which came
> with MacTeX worked).
> Solution: upgrade garbage collector to 7.2 and recompile
> 3) My copy of convert (and other Image Magick tools) stopped working
> Solution: recompile
> Victor
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