[tex-live] asy & texmf v texmf-local

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Thu Aug 26 09:38:32 CEST 2010

On  26 Aug, 2010, at 01:37, Will Robertson wrote:

> Hi,
> I have a small problem when updating asy from source on top of TL2010 pretest (via MacTeX, perhaps not quite the last one that was released).
> In my pre-test of TL2010, asymptote's style file is kept in 
>    /usr/local/texlive/2010/texmf/tex/latex/asymptote/asymptote.sty
> but when I compile asy from source, it puts its file (correctly, it seems to me) in
>    /usr/local/texlive/2010/texmf-local/tex/latex/asymptote/asymptote.sty

As you know, I'm no expert, but a regular user... But from my point of view, if asymtote wants to install itself in texmf-local directory, it should be in


that is, year-distribution independent, and not create a texmf-local inside .../2010



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