[tex-live] TeX Live on NetBSD: first steps

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Fri Jun 15 00:40:41 CEST 2007

Jukka Salmi writes:

 > $ ls /b/tmp/jukka/texlive/2007 
 > bin/         texmf/       texmf-dist/  texmf-doc/   texmf-local/ texmf-var/
 > $ PATH=/b/tmp/jukka/texlive/2007/bin:$PATH
 > $ texconfig init
 > /b/tmp/jukka/texlive/2007/bin/fmtutil: /b/tmp/jukka/texlive/texmf/texconfig/tcfmgr: not found

Put the binaries into


instead of 


This is important.  TeXLive depends on the directory structure.

 > And, where are the info, man, share, include, etc. directories which
 > were created in `inst/' when I ran the build script? Are they not
 > installed by default or does this indicate something went wrong?

The man and info files are in texmf/doc.  The install script issues a
message at the end of the installation process about how to set PATH,
MANPATH and INFOPATH.  The include files are not installed, don't worry.


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