[l2h] Problems with segmentation of a document

Greg Gamble Greg Gamble <gregg@csee.uq.edu.au>
Sat, 27 Mar 1999 11:54:55 +1000 (EST)

On Fri, 26 Mar 1999, Torsten Wellner wrote:
> Hallo,
> I have a document in book style and I have defined several levels of
> segmentation. My latex document starts with a "\chapter" command and it
> follow some "\section" commands. If I translate the latex document with
> the latex2html parser ("Version 98.1p1 release (March 2nd, 1998) ") I
> get twice the first section. And I suppose this is the reason for some
> errors and warnings displayed by the debug option.
> What can I do to avoid this behaviour?

Do you have RedHat 5.? Linux? If so, the following may fix your problem
... it did for me ... I forget who suggested it originally ...

in the Perl file `latex2html' of the 98.1p1 distribution 
in `sub write_string_out' add the line 

        close SINPUT;


    unless ($pid = fork) {

(which is line 1563, for me).

  Greg Gamble
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