[tex-live] TEXINPUTS on windows

Akira Kakuto kakuto at fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Fri Nov 5 16:06:37 CET 2010

Dear Lars,

> Given a TL10 on windows and a user who has a dir with his own private 
> packages, say C:\mytexstuff
> How do we add this to TEXINPUTS in TL10?
> MikTeX has a very easy interface for this, but I have no idea as to how 
> one should add this on TL10. I assume it is texmf.cnf in texlive/2010/, 

You can add c:/mytexstuff// to TEXINPUTS.programname
in the texmf.cnf, like
TEXINPUTS.latex = .;$TEXMF/tex/{latex,generic,}//;c:/mytexstuff//

The easiest way may be to define an environment variable
Don't forget the semicolon.


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