[OS X TeX] mactex pretest

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Mar 16 08:27:49 EDT 2018

> On Mar 16, 2018, at 7:23 AM, André Valentin <ajj47.valentin at orange.fr> wrote:
> On mar, 16 2018, John Milner wrote:
>> Did you start the TexLive utility and select the 2018 distribution? There
>> are symbolic links that need to be set. I also recommend updating (you need
>> to set the pretest repository). There were several updates. All works as
>> expected on my MacBook Pro under High Sierra.
> Yes I did start TLU and select the 2018 distribution, and I updated from http://ctan.ijs.si/mirror/tlpretest/
> TeXShop gets stuck on my test file and I’ve the same error message on the command line: "Illegal instruction: 4"
> Perhaps my iMac is too old? (I ‘ve Xcode installed, if this matters)


I'll try to find a local system still using El Capitan (macOS 10.11.*) which should still be supported this year and install there. I'll get back to you.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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