I use texlive 2012 on ubuntu 12.04.
I wanted my
~/texmf folder invisible, so I edited my
texmf.cnf file which is in
TEXMFHOME = ~/.texmf
I rebooted my computer and ran the command
kpsewhich -var-value TEXMFHOME
which gave me
texmf.cnf file again and it still had the line above.
TEXMFHOME really is
~/texmf because I tested one of my
.sty file under
/.textmf and it did not work, while it still worked under
Should I change something else to change my