[l2h] Re: latex2html won't do...
ross at ics.mq.edu.au
Sat Mar 22 11:53:23 CET 2003
> I installed latex2html followind the instructions in the README file and
> everything seemed to be fine... but when i called "latex2html file.tex" the
> following error occured:
Which version of latex2html did you install ?
THe latest version is available at www.latex2html.org .
> Too many arguments for undef operator at /usr/local/bin/latex2html line 2771,
> near "$trans)"
> Too many arguments for undef operator at /usr/local/bin/latex2html line 3076,
> near "$etmp)"
> BEGIN not safe after errors--compilation aborted at /usr/local/bin/latex2html
> line 4404.
> is there a installation error? what happens,
Perl has become more finicky with later versions.
Earlier versions of Perl allowed multiple arguments to the undef operator.
More recent versions allow just a single argument.
You could simply edit the latex2html script at the lines mentioned:
2771, 3076, 4404
to fix the syntax. Alternatively, it should be fixed already in later
versions of LateX2HTML.
> thanks for your advice, cheers,
Hope this helps,
> Steffen Brinkmann
> Landessternwarte Heidelberg
> open source for open minds
> free software for free people
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