[texhax] where to put .sty files?

Pierre MacKay mackay at cs.washington.edu
Tue Sep 28 18:39:20 CEST 2004

> When you install an RPM package it will usually go in /usr.  You may not
> do that very often, but keeping up with OS updates can sometimes involve
> daily installations.  Of course I'm talking here from the point of view
> of Red Hat or Fedora, but it probably applies to other distributions
> too.

This is true, but

                  sudo mount -o remount,rw /usr

is a pretty simple answer, at least for individuals.  It would
probably work in systems where /usr was widely shared also.

Pierre MacKay

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