[OS X TeX] TeXShop after migrating to a new MacBook Pro

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Jun 15 16:27:48 EDT 2012

On Jun 15, 2012, at 3:17 PM, R Martinez wrote:

> Dick, Herb,
> cd /usr/local/texlive/2011
> ls
> This is what I see.
> LICENSE.CTAN		install-tl		        texmf-config
> LICENSE.TL		install-tl.log		texmf-dist
> README			readme-html.dir       texmf-var
> README.usergroups	readme-txt.dir		texmf.cnf
> bin			release-texlive.txt	        texmfcnf.lua
> doc.html		temp			tlpkg
> index.html		texmf
> The TeXShop->Preferences->Engine Path settings are: (1)  (pdf)TeX setting is /usr/texbin and Distiller is /usr/local/bin.


Looks good to me.

> ------
> which pdflatex returns
> /usr/texbin/pdflatex

That's correct too. So PATH is ok (fixed by FixMacTeX2011)

By the way... you did have MacTeX-2011 installed didn't you?

> BTW, the TeX distribution preference pane is Build 150, just as the documentation says.
> I really appreciate your help.
> Raul Martinez

That's the correct version. What TeX distribution does it say is active?

You say you can't typeset from within TeXShop. What exactly do you do to typeset and happens when you try to typeset. Do you have a sample document you can show? 

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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