[texhax] LaTeX for Mac OS X 10.5

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Fri Jan 18 08:20:08 CET 2008

On  17 Jan, 2008, at 15:16, William Boyce wrote:

> Dear TeX support,
> I have been a TUG member for several years and have been happily
> using TeXShop version 1 (1.41) on my Macintosh Power Book G4 running
> Mac OS X 10.3.9.
> I have now upgraded my computer to an iMac with Mac OS X 10.5.1  
> (Leopard).
> I assume that I must/should update my version of LaTeX on this new
> computer.  I have the February 2007 CD/DVD's that were distributed by
> TUG last year, including TeX Collection, proTeXt,and  TeXLive 2007.
> Unfortunately, I am confused as to which, if any, of this software is
> compatible with Mac OS X 10.5.  Should I install TeXLive 2007, or do
> I need something else?  If the latter, how can I obtain it?
> I have no local experts to consult, so I hope that you can advise me.
> Thank you very much.

I have *not* upgraded myself to Leopard, but MacTeX is the official  
TeXLive distribution for the Mac:


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You'll find many people there that are already using Leopard.



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