[l2h] redhat 7
Wed, 7 Mar 2001 15:55:03 -0700 (MST)
I tried 2 installations. The first was the latest beta from ctan
(latex2html-99.2beta8.tar.gz, which is Dec 21, 2000). The second was
latex2html-99.1-1.noarch.rpm They each seemed to install ok, but I got a
perl script error in each case. Here is the error from the second
installation (sorry for not including it before):
Bareword found where operator expected at /usr/local/bin/latex2html line
2, near "/usr/bin"
(Missing operator before bin?)
syntax error at /usr/local/bin/latex2html line 2, near "/usr/bin"
"use" not allowed in expression at /usr/local/bin/latex2html line 55, at
end of line
BEGIN not safe after errors--compilation aborted at
/usr/local/bin/latex2html line 60.
I don't know perl and I'm fairly new to linux. I'm wondering if anyone
has seen this and found a fix.
Harvey J. Greenberg
Mathematics Dept -- Campus box 170
University of Colorado at Denver
PO Box 173364
Denver, CO 80217-3364
phone: 303-556-8464 fax: 303-556-8550
On Thu, 8 Mar 2001, Ross Moore wrote:
> Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2001 07:28:37 +1100 (EST)
> From: Ross Moore <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: Harvey Greenberg <email@example.com>
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: [l2h] redhat 7
> > I am having a problem getting latex2html to work under redhat 7. Does
> > anyone know about this problem (preferably with a solution). It seems
> > like a problem with the new version of perl that comes with rh7. It
> > installations without error but I get perl error messages when I try to
> > apply it to a latex file.
> Please provide an example of the output log, including the messages
> that you get, and perhaps also a link to the LaTeX source.
> Are you using the latest version of LaTeX2HTML ?
> v99.2beta or v2K... developer versions ?
> If not, then you would encounter syntax errors with recent Perls,
> as they are more strict on some things, to allow threading to work.
> Hope this helps,
> Ross Moore
> > --
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