[tex-live] How to "alter" texmf.cnf

Karl Berry karl@freefriends.org
Tue, 4 Dec 2001 09:58:08 -0500

    I attempted to set a value for the TEXMFCNF environment variable so that

Just to check - did you use setenv (csh) or export (sh)?

    Yet, when I run (ini)tex, it does not find my modified texmf.cnf:

As a workaround, can you put texmf.cnf in your current directory?  Then
the default path should fine it.  Or in any of those zillions of other
directories in the path :).

I don't know what the real bug is.  Sorry.