[OS X TeX] Using Migration Assistant (was FixMacTeX2013)

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Fri Aug 23 10:29:49 EDT 2013

On Aug 23, 2013, at 2:04, Michael Welsh <yomcat at yomcat.geek.nz> wrote:

> 2013-08-23 08:59:45 +0000 Notice +[TLMEnvironment _getInstalledYear:isDevelopmentVersion:tlmgrVersion:][3883]    Failed to read version string: (null), ret = 255
> 2013-08-23 08:59:45 +0000 Notice -[TLMEnvironment initWithInstallDirectory:][3883]    Failed to determine local TeX Live version information.  This is a very bad sign.

What is the path set to in TLU's prefs? Default is /usr/texbin. 

Does tlmgr exist in that directory? If so, run '/usr/texbin/tlmgr --version' (no quotes) in Terminal and post the output. Replace the directory with the path from prefs if its different.


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