[texhax] Fwd: Re: unable to install texlive

Schneider schneidt at mail.nih.gov
Thu Oct 1 23:43:05 CEST 2015

Herb and Axel:

> On the DVD the MacTeX install is done in two stages.
> You're mixing installations ---previously, you obviously used MacTeX to
> install TeXLive, and MacTeX takes care of creating the PATH for TeXLive; now,
> you're using install-tl, with which *you* have to set the PATH.

Thanks for the explanations.  I had indeed confused the methods.  I
went back to the usual MacTeX installation and had a clean install now
with the two stages.  Bravo!


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