[tex-live] is TEXINPUTS obsolete?

Akira Kakuto kakuto at fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Wed Dec 30 12:06:22 CET 2009

> It is explained in the KPATHSEA documentation. Usually TEXINPUT
> depends on the format and engine, therefore it is set this way in
> texmf.cnf. However, it may be necessary to change it for some special
> purpose. It may be uncomfortable to edit texmf.cnf, you will therefore
> use the environmental variable.

Please don't forget to append a colon (a semicolon on Windows) like
TEXINPUTS=./foo/bar//: latex test


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