[NTG-context] The problem of updating context manually using cont-tmf.zip

Aditya Mahajan adityam at umich.edu
Wed Sep 17 15:53:33 CEST 2008


On Wed, 17 Sep 2008, Thomas A. Schmitz wrote:

>
> On Sep 17, 2008, at 9:20 AM, Jianning Dong wrote:
>
>> Here is the output:
>>
>> kpsewhich --expand-var='$TEXMF'
>> {/home/ben/.texlive2008/texmf-config,/home/ben/.texlive2008/texmf-
>> var,/home/ben/texmf,!!/usr/local/texlive/2008/texmf-config,!!/usr/
>> local/texlive/2008/texmf-var,!!/usr/local/texlive/2008/texmf,!!/usr/
>> local/texlive/2008/../texmf-local,!!/usr/local/texlive/2008/texmf-
>> dist}
>>
>> and
>>
>> kpsewhere context.tex
>> /usr/local/texlive/2008/../texmf-local/tex/context/base/context.tex
>> /usr/local/texlive/2008/texmf-dist/tex/context/base/context.tex
>>
>> but it seems that it's just OK.
>>
>
> Excuse me, I wasn't paying attention. You're mixing two things here.
> From your earlier mail:
>
>> I just unzipped it into texmf-local and execute the command:
>>    texmfstart texexec --make --all
>
> This creates mkii formats.

You also need to run sudo texhash (sudo mktexlsr) before creating mkii 
formats.

Aditya




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