[tex-live] texmf-local vs. texmf
karl at freefriends.org
Thu Apr 12 20:14:12 CEST 2007
(texmf-var is created as far as I can tell.)
TEXMFSYSCONFIG (or TEXMFCONFIG) could be used, although as I understand
it, they are for texconfig-sys (and texconfig) to store data. I'm a bit
doubtful that recommending that users put files there is a good idea.
For one thing, they are version dependent (ie, texlive/2007/texmf-var,
At any rate, as Hans said, use of texmf-local for this is quite
Debian has long ago done that exchange.
Ah, that is interesting to know.
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