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Re: texlive document source files

On Tue, Apr 24, 2007 at 02:19:13 +0000, Tyler Smith wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm confused as to how to install source files for use with
> texlive. I'm editing a multifile document, and I want to use a .bst
> file to format the bibliography. It works if I put this file in the
> same directory as the document. But I want to put it in a directory
> that bibtex will search automatically, so that I can refer to it for
> documents in any directory without making many copies. So I checked
> with kpathsea for the path to bst files. One of the options was
> ~/texmf/tex/latex/bibtex/bst, so I created that directory, put the
> ..bst file in there, and ran mktexlsr. However, bibtex complains that
> the file is not found when I run it. What have I missed?
> I'm using emacs with auctex/reftex, running the latest version of
> texlive et al on Lenny.

Try to put the .bst files into


Also, make sure that your version of mktexlsr still includes the user's
~/texmf by default. The newest version does not seem to do that anymore
on my Sid system. (texlive 2007-4, which AFAIK is not in Lenny yet)

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