Re: Latex: where to install new styles? Mf: how to muzzle?
Jean> 1) Where/how am I supposed to install latex styles for all users?
As kpathsea searches recursively (see /usr/lib/texmf/web2c/texmf.cnf), I
usually keep some subdirs (that match the CTAN structure).
Jean> 2) Kpathsea is a nice and powerful thing. However, when viewing a dvi
Jean> from netscape, chances are it will contain unsual fonts and thus
Jean> produce a lot of output like [...]
Hm, I presume netscape just calls xdvi as you would from the command line.
So you have to configure it anyway. One file that needs some configuration
for things as resolution, papersize, ... This should probably be in /etc and
softlinked back to /usr/lib/texmf/dvips/config.ps
Dirk Eddelb"uttel http://qed.econ.queensu.ca/~edd