[OS X TeX] preview-latex and lastpage conflict

Alain Schremmer Schremmer.Alain at verizon.net
Fri Oct 8 20:52:35 CEST 2004


I entered

    \documentclass[letterpaper,12pt]{article}
    %\usepackage{lastpage}
    \begin{document}

    $a^{2} + b^{2} = c^{2}$

    \end{document}

as sent, that is with \usepackage{lastpage} already commented out, into 
a new page and Typeset LaTeX. The  console did not complain and the 
formula appeared as it should

Then I uncommented \usepackage{lastpage} with no change whatsoever.

I am running 1.34e with the OLD pdf.sync as the new pdf.sync still won't 
agree with me.

I don't know what lastpage is and even less whether I have it but it 
must be somewhere, part of a package I do have as otherwise, I suppose, 
the console would have objected.

Regards
--schremmer

 

Tamas K Papp wrote:

>Hi,
>
>preview-latex seems not to like lastpage.  Can anybody reproduce the
>error with this file:
>
>  
>
>     \documentclass[letterpaper,12pt]{article}
>     %\usepackage{lastpage}
>     \begin{document}
>
>     $a^2 + b^2 = c^2$
>
>     \end{document}
>
>If you use preview-latex, the formula should appear.  If you comment
>out the second line, preview-latex will complain about not finding the
>images.
>
>- if somebody could verify this on his/her machine, please write me so
>  I can contact the authors,
>
>- if you have a workaround (or an alternative to lastpage), please
>  tell me
>
>Thanks,
>
>Tamas
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