I am not quite sure if this question is on the right sx site but since it is heavily tex related I figured I ask here.
My setup consists of a windows machine with
miktex, both in the
portable version. I am trying to use the
To do so I want to run
makeglossaries by means of a custom user command. However when I try this it complains about not finding
makeindex on the path. However i added
miktex's bin folder to the user-path variable and if i type
makeindex from a commandprompt outside miktexs bin folder it works just fine.
What is the proper way of using
makeglossaries(.bat) with the portable
Edit: I expiremented with changing the command line.
If I supply the
option to makeglossaries, which sets the path in which to run
makeindex, i can get it to find
makeindex, however, this causes several further issues: I need to supply absolute paths for the index style with
-s, and absolute paths to the temporary files, which then can't be written due to miktexs security feature.