[NTG-context] LuaTeX on Mac OS X

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Thu Oct 4 12:02:16 CEST 2007


On 10/4/07, Dalyoung Jeong <haksan at mac.com> wrote:
> Dear Thomas, Mojca, and Otared,
>
> Thank you for the instructions. I think that I followed the
> instructions of installation without problems. But I have a problem
> running luatools.
>
> A few week ago, I succeeded running luatools --generate, but not
> luatools --ini --... after making .luatex containg variables like
> TEXMF, TEXMFCNF, etc.
>
> I removed gwTeX and reinstalled MacTeX, I did the same steps of
> installation and I got the errors. At this time, even "luatools --
> generate" didn't run correctly. It is ooking for the wrong folder.
>
> I tried "setuptex"(copy setuptex to the binary, and chmod 755 to
> run), but it asked me to "provide a proper tex directory like /
> something/tex"

Because it's hardcoded in setuptex that one needs to have some files
at fixed locations. You can modify setuptex a bit according to your
needs (remove those explicit checks).

Mojca


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