[tex-live] textlive seems to ignore top of home tree

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Thu Jul 22 19:44:02 CEST 2010

Philip Taylor (Webmaster, Ret'd) wrote:
> Taco Hoekwater wrote:
> and then continue to use its normal search mechanism.
>> Unless I am missing something obvious, this should do
>> the trick:
>> TEXMF =
> Excellent :-)  Now in your opinion (and you have at least
> as much experience as any of us, and more than most),
> could this lead to an unacceptable performance hit ?

No, I don't think so. But it is not the best of ideas for various
other reasons, in that I agree with the other people that have
responded in opposition to a flat TEXMFHOME.

Best wishes,

More information about the tex-live mailing list