[tex-live] Including MiKTeX tree in TeXLive tree

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Sun Jul 26 18:56:49 CEST 2009

2009/7/26 Blaise Massicot <massicotb at googlemail.com>:
> Hi,
> I am working with Ubuntu Jaunty, TeXLive 2007 and MiKTeX Tools 2.8beta2-1.
> when I compile with
> pdflatex myfile.tex
> the packages installed by MiKTeX Tools in /home/me/miktex-texmf are not
> found, while they are found if I give
> sudo miktex-pdftex --undump=pdflatex myfile.tex
> (this is the command to invoke the MiKTeX Tools engine)
> My question:
> How do I tell TeXLive that it has to look in the MiKTeX tree for the .sty,
> not only in usr/share/texmf-texlive?
> Is there somewhere an editable list of locations where TeXLive has to look
> in?
Locate your texmf.cnf (by kpsewhich texmf.cnf) and add it to the TEXMF paths.

> Thanks

Zdeněk Wagner

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