[OS X TeX] Text floating around a figure
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Oct 2 02:24:31 CEST 2011
On Oct 1, 2011, at 7:09 PM, André Bellaïche wrote:
> Le 2 oct. 2011 à 01:46, Herbert Schulz a écrit :
>> On Oct 1, 2011, at 6:41 PM, André Bellaïche wrote:
>>> In TeXLive 2010 as well as in TeXLive 2011, there are no more picins or floatflt package. I suppose these package were considered as obsolete.
>>> There is still the picinpar package, but is does not work very well: the figure and the text overlap.
>>> So, how can we get floating text around a figure? Please note I don't need that the figure be floating also. I am perfectly happy if it begins at line number so and so of my paragraph, and stay there.
>>> André Bellaïche
>> I find both picinpar.sty and floatflt.sty in TeX Live 2011.
>> Good Luck,
>> Herb Schulz
>> (herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
> This is what I get:
> This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.3-1.40.12 (TeX Live 2011)
> LaTeX2e <2009/09/24>
> Document Class: amsart 2009/07/02 v2.20.1
> For additional information on amsmath, use the `?' option.
> ! LaTeX Error: File `picins.sty' not found.
> Same thing for floatflt:
> ! LaTeX Error: File `floatflt.sty' not found.
> picinpar is present, but does not work very well.
Well, the package is called pininpar not picins. I just ran
%%!TEX TS-program = pdflatex
and had no problem loading both packages.
and see what that returns. On my system they return
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