[OS X TeX] Problems with Beamer ???

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Thu Dec 9 21:16:27 CET 2010

On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 5:03 PM, Dietrich, Daniel L. (GRC-REC0)
<daniel.l.dietrich at nasa.gov> wrote:
> Hi,
> I haven't had the need to do a presentation for some time, but the Beamer package has been my preferred method in the past.  I just updated to TeX Live 2010 and now I can't compile (typeset) any Beamer presentation, my old presentations (without any changes) or even the examples in the documentation with TeX Live.  The last few lines of the console line are:
Probably you install MacTeX 2010. You need to run update via tlmgr (or
via its front end TLU). There was incompatibility between beamer and
geometry but it was fixed.

> *geometry* driver: auto-detecting
> *geometry* detected driver: pdftex
> ! Undefined control sequence.
> \Gm at lmargin ->\Geom at lmargin
> l.106 \begin{document}
> Any help would be greatly appreciated.  I've never had problems with Beamer in the past, so this is puzzling.  My other option is PowerPoint (ouch !).
> Thanks,
> Dan
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Victor Ivrii, Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto

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