[running TL program from build tree]
karl at freefriends.org
Mon Jan 24 00:26:02 CET 2022
Let me reply separately to this:
[ Aside: What's the right way to run TeX tools from their build
tree? If I just attempt to run xdvi-bin naively, ....
warning: kpathsea: configuration file texmf.cnf not found in these
Unfortunately, it is necessary to set both TEXMFCNF and TEXMFROOT.
$ env TEXMFROOT=/usr/local/texlive/2021 \
[files are found]
The quick and dirty workaround was to copy xdvi-bin out of the build
tree to /Library/TeX/texbin/ and run it from there. ]
I often do that too. --happy debugging, karl.
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