Re: [mu TECH] testing TEX.tgz addon

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Sat Mar 25 2000 - 13:42:01 CET

On Fri, Mar 24, 2000 at 07:12:53PM -0500, Alfie Costa nicely wrote:
> 1. Mount the partition with the XYZ.tgz addon and cd in it
> 2. cat XYZ.tgz | bzip2 -ds | (cd / ; tar -xvf - )
> <snip>
> This unpacked TEX.tgz correctly, but didn't add the TEX directories to the
> path, nor run any config scripts.

Any addon come with a "prolog" file: in this case /usr/tex/bin/prolog.
Run this script. It create a lot of required symlinks.
>From an Xwindow terminal, I tried 'lyx',

lyx require the directory /usr/local/lib/lyx. Please, use "prolog"
and all will work.


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remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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