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I have installed Tex Live 2012 in both Windows 7 (
C:\texlive) and Ubuntu 12.04 (
/usr/local/texlive). Inside both these folders there are two folders namely
texmf-local. My question is that if I want to install a package manually for example the acmsmall package for a particular ACM journal, where do I put the
.bst files. Please note I want to user install the package. Is the folder named
texmf-local my personal texmf tree or do I need to create a separate texmf tree?