Bug#683944: texlive: Please set TEXMFCNF by default
On 12 August 2012 11:41, Frank Kuester <email@example.com> wrote:
> Sorry, I was confused, but your wording was a bit unclear
Apologies. I didn't understand the full complexity of the situation.
> - you don't
> want the variable to be set, but to be set differently.
> And you also
> didn't say which type of configuration you mean:
I didn't realise there were different sorts, sorry.
> This is already catered for. What you probably mean is to have your own
> per-user texmf.cnf, don't you?
That is what I wanted.
> In earlier days, this wouldn't work at all, anyway, but I guess it is
> possible in TeXLive 2012.
I have used it at least since TeXLive 2007.
> I don't know, however, whether adding ~/.texmf-config to TEXMFNCF can
> have undesired side effects, or rather that only parts of the settings
> would work, as it was earlier.
I have noticed no bad side effects, but as I said above, I'm no
expert, hence my question.