texlive_base failed to build
David.Epstein at warwick.ac.uk
Sun Feb 22 16:48:28 PST 2009
Perry Lee-2 wrote:
> On Feb 22, 2009, at 4:17 PM, David Epstein wrote:
>> In desperation, I downloaded MacTex (not via MacPorts), and the
>> seemed to go OK. But when I tried to use it, I got an error message
>> /opt/local/bin/pdflatex didn't exist. I was surprised by this
>> interaction between MacPorts and MacTex. I then tried "port search
> After installing MacTex, did you run pdflatex from a new shell or from
> a preexisting one? If it's the latter case, bash may be using a hashed
> location. You can make it forget by typing `hash -r`. As far as I
> know, MacTex's pdflatex is located at /usr/texbin/pdflatex.
Maybe I should reinstall MacTex. I have no texbin in /usr/. But this is
probably off-topic. Is there a user forum for MacTex? I didn't try running
pdflatex. I tried to typeset using TexShop, which I opened by clicking on
the TexShop icon. I use tcsh and not bash.
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