[tex-live] Curious discrepancy
kenb at rpath.com
Fri Sep 1 18:02:08 CEST 2006
I finally figured out something important: if I let the texlive sources
as found in
build the way the way they want to build, unmodified, kpathsea will look
for texmf.cnf under /usr/share/texmf. That's great, because that's how I
need things organized.
That's also startling because the texlive data tree as installed from the
standard texlive2005-inst-20051102.iso lands at
/usr/share/texlive/2005/texmf*. And that path is nowhere on the paths
searched by kpathsea as built above.
Am I overlooking something obvious? Do I have the wrong .iso?
BTW, based on a message from Reinhard on 8/1/06, I get the impression
that I should let the texmf/ tree created by the build override the one
installed from the .iso, but texmf-dist/ should come from the .iso. Am I
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