[tex-live] TEXMFHOME when using install-tl on a Mac

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Fri Oct 7 21:24:06 CEST 2011

On Oct 7, 2011, at 12:16 , Mojca Miklavec wrote:

> The main obstacle is allowing TeX Distribution Preference Pane to be
> slightly adapted and installed without admin privileges. But once that
> is done, I see no reason why it wouldn't work.

I don't think that would be a "slight" adaptation, since an entirely
new location would need to be defined, equivalent to /usr/texbin.
Or do you mean that /usr/texbin should be allowed to point at a
distribution installed elsewhere, and still require root to run
the prefpane?

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