[tex-live] biber in tl2010 on osx?

Maxwell, Adam R adam.maxwell at pnl.gov
Thu Mar 10 19:49:08 CET 2011

On Mar 10, 2011, at 10:34, Philipp Stephani wrote:

> The binaries are always in packages of the form biber-ARCH. Usually the
> architecture-dependent package is installed when the "base" package is
> installed, but maybe that has been skipped on your system for some
> reason. Try
> tlmgr install biber-x86_64-darwin

Wouldn't it be skipped if you're not running a 64-bit system?
OS X 10.6.x can still run on 32-bit systems, and I don't think
MacTeX installs 64-bit binaries under all circumstances.  If
there's no 32-bit biber, it's more-or-less incompatible with
MacTeX as shipped, IMO.


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