[OS X TeX] TeX on Yosemite

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Oct 17 15:42:38 EDT 2014

On Oct 17, 2014, at 8:32 AM, George Gratzer <gratzer at me.com> wrote:

> Thank you all for alerting me to all the troubles...
> I created a new partition with TeX, and updated it.
> Lots of problems...
> 1. Could not load TeX distribution preference pain
> So nothing works
> 2. Latexmk: applying rule 'pdflatex'...
> sh: pdflatex: command not found
> Latexmk: fls file doesn't appear to have been made
> Latexmk: Log file says output to 'forkcong.pdf'
> Collected error summary (may duplicate other messages):
>   pdflatex: Command for 'pdflatex' gave return code 32512
> Latexmk: Use the -f option to force complete processing,
>  unless error was exceeding maximum runs of latex/pdflatex.
> Latexmk: Errors, so I did not complete making targets
> Went back to my old partition.
> GG


Could you let me know what the commands

ls -alF /

ls -alF /usr

executed in Terminal return?

Did you make that partition with the TeX distribution and then install Yosemite over Mavericks or was MacTeX installed after installing Yosemite?

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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