November 17, 2008:
For the latest information and help with TeX on Mac OS X, visit the MacTeX-wiki site at: http://mactex-wiki.tug.org The current version of the MacTeX Distribution is at http://www.tug.org/mactex
March 3, 2007:
These FAQ wiki pages are in transition. The wiki was started in 2006 for the first release of the MacTeX (2005-2006) package. As of February 22, 2007, a new MacTeX-2007 package was released and the information on some of these wiki pages may not yet be uptodate for 2007.
These are the MacTeX FAQ wiki pages for the most Frequently asked Questions about the MacTeX Distribution and MacTeX Installer.
At the end of some of the Q&A posts on the FAQ pages there may be a signature in the form
XY are the intials of the contributors who posted answers to questions posed on Gary Gray's Mac-TeX Mailing List at Penn State University.
Join this mailing list if you have general questions about LaTeX on MacOS X.
Answers to many general LaTeX questions can be found in the
Mailing List Archive
The MacTeX Homepage is at
For an overview of what is out there for TeX on MacOS X go to the website
This wiki has replaced the former website at Penn State University which was maintained by Gary Gray and Joseph Slater.
An introduction to LaTeX on MacOS X for newbies can be found at
It is maintained by Stephan Hochhaus.
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