[tex-live] texmf-dist -> texmf for TL'13

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Fri Jan 25 12:19:36 CET 2013

Thanks, I'll do some testing when time permits

/Lars Madsen
Institut for Matematik / Department of Mathematics
Aarhus Universitet / Aarhus University
Mere info: http://au.dk/daleif@imf / More information: http://au.dk/en/daleif@imf

From: tex-live [tex-live-bounces at tug.org] on behalf of Norbert Preining [preining at logic.at]
Sent: 25 January 2013 11:59
To: tex-live at tug.org
Subject: Re: [tex-live] texmf-dist -> texmf for TL'13

On Fr, 25 Jan 2013, Lars Madsen wrote:
> BTW: does anyone know how to ask an existing TL installation where it has placed the equivalents of texmf-var and texmf-config?? i.e. if the users has used the advanced installer to place things in alternative locations?

kpsewhich -var-value TEXMFVAR
kpsewhich -var-value TEXMFCONFIG

-var-value was introduced to make lookups easier on Windows, which has
horrible quoting rules.


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