[NTG-context] Using the standalone ConTeXt, how do I add access to my texmf-local tree

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Mon Mar 2 09:36:57 CET 2015


On 3/2/2015 7:42 AM, Gerben Wierda wrote:
> On 02 Mar 2015, at 00:15, Wolfgang Schuster <schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com
> <mailto:schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com>> wrote:
>
>>>
>>> Am 01.03.2015 um 23:16 schrieb Gerben Wierda <gerben.wierda at rna.nl
>>> <mailto:gerben.wierda at rna.nl>>:
>>>
>>> On 01 Mar 2015, at 23:04, Wolfgang Schuster
>>> <schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com <mailto:schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com>> wrote:
>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Am 01.03.2015 um 22:56 schrieb Gerben Wierda <gerben.wierda at rna.nl
>>>>> <mailto:gerben.wierda at rna.nl>>:
>>>>>
>>>>> On 01 Mar 2015, at 11:59, Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl
>>>>> <mailto:pragma at wxs.nl>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> On 3/1/2015 11:48 AM, Gerben Wierda wrote:
>>>>>>> I’m trying to migrate to mkiv and I’m running into a host of
>>>>>>> troubles.
>>>>>>> Here is one:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> publications    > wrote a new auxiliary file 'prd_book.aux'
>>>>>>> This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (TeX Live 2014)
>>>>>>> The top-level auxiliary file: prd_book.aux
>>>>>>> The style file: cont-no.bst
>>>>>>> I couldn't open database file gwierda.bib
>>>>>>> ---line 3 of file prd_book.aux
>>>>>>>  : \bibdata{gwierda
>>>>>>>  :                 }
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> The reason is that by using this command
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> (. /usr/local/src/ConTeXt/tex/setuptex && context test.tex)
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I may have the latest ConTeXt compiling test.tex (it just adds
>>>>>>> that to
>>>>>>> te front of PATH), but I’ve lost access to additions I keep in
>>>>>>> /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local and ~/Library/texmf)
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> How do I make sure the standalone ConTeXt gets access to these?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> you can try \usemodule[oldbibtex]
>>>>>
>>>>> Doesn’t change the problem. It won’t find files outside the
>>>>> standalone ConTeXt tree.
>>>>>
>>>>> I couldn't open database file gwierda.bib
>>>>> ---line 3 of file prd_book.aux
>>>>>  : \bibdata{gwierda
>>>>>  :                 }
>>>>
>>>> Where do you have your bib file?
>>>
>>> ~/Library/texmf
>>
>> The minimals use ~/texmf for the local tex folder.
>
> Can I adapt that in some way, so I can add a few texmfs to the search
> path? I have no problem with adapting a file or setting an environment
> variable.

texmfcnf.lua (can be in your texmf-local tree) or the TEXMF env var; not 
so different from regular texlive, only in a different configuration file



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