[tex-live] A Simple Recommendation

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Fri Sep 21 03:00:24 CEST 2018

On Fri, 21 Sep 2018, Lahcene ROUANI wrote:
>  My problem is that I probably didn't set the path correctly. Could you
> give some directions about how to set the path globally in Ubuntu 18.04 .
> And about refreshing the file name database. And how can I check all of
> that.

It depends on your architecture, look into 
and add the directory found there, most probably you have

Then add a file /etc/profile.d/texlive.sh containing
	export PATH

Log out/reboot and your system should use the TeX Live from TUG. Test it
by running
	which tex
which should give you



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