Bug#358330: [tex-live] KPSE_DOT in fmtutil: Why set to `pwd`?

Frank Küster frank at debian.org
Mon Mar 27 16:54:05 CEST 2006

Julian Gilbey <jdg at polya.uklinux.net> wrote:

>> So this means that on my system KPSE_DOT is not searched for cnf files,
>> but it seems to be searched for TEXMF trees?  kpsewhere doesn't show the
>> local copy, either.
> That's a bit weird.  And what's it doing traversing the /home/frank
> tree, anyway?
> What's your output of kpsewhich --expand-var='$TEXMFCNF' ?

$ kpsewhich --expand-var='$TEXMFCNF'
$ kpsewhich --expand-braces='$TEXMFCNF'

That's independent of the setting of KPSE_DOT, whereas the error message

Regards, Frank
Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX)

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