[l2h] install hangs at "checking dvips version..."

Steve Mayer Steve Mayer" <mayer@dial.pipex.com
Tue, 18 Jun 2002 15:30:06 +0100

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jeffrey Olbrys" <jvolbrys@yahoo.com>
To: <latex2html@tug.org>
Sent: 14 June 2002 19:09
Subject: [l2h] install hangs at "checking dvips version..."

> I am trying to install latex2html on my Win98 machine,
> following the instructions at
> www.mayer.dial.pipex.com/l2h
> When running config.bat, I get as far as "checking
> dvips version ... " and then install.bat just stops.
> I have a working install of miktek 2.1 on my machine,
> with  version 5.86 of dvips.
> Any helpful hints,oh great wise ones?
> Cheers,
> Jeff Olbrys

This message seems to have been delayed in the system as Jeff has
already told me that, following a private email, my suggestion of
pressing return a couple of times worked - see section 4.2 of the

Steve Mayer