[tex-live] TeX Distribution Preference Pane does not recognize MacPorts TeX Live

Herb Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Apr 12 21:13:48 CEST 2015

> On Apr 12, 2015, at 1:49 PM, Justin C. Walker <justin at mac.com> wrote:
>> On Apr 12, 2015, at 03:41 , Davide Liessi wrote:
>> Dear all,
>> I installed MacTeX 2013, MacTeX basic 2014 and TeX Live 2014 via MacPorts on my Mac OS 10.6 (Snow Leopard) machine.
>> Only the first two are listed in the TeX Distribution Preference Pane.
>> Both /usr/texbin and /opt/local/bin (MacPorts bin directory) are listed in $PATH in this order.
>> What am I doing wrong?
> This really belongs on the <MacOSX-TeX at email.esm.psu.edu> mailing list, since it is very specific to OS X.
> But first: why both the MacTex and TeX Live installations?  And why MacTeX 2013, and not 2014?


I forgot to add that in a PS to my answer to him. Especially since MacTeX-2014 installs a complete, pre-configured TeX Live 2014. 

Good Luck,
Herb Schulz 

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