[pstricks] xkeyval again

Herbert Voss LaTeX at zedat.fu-berlin.de
Mon May 28 08:33:17 CEST 2007

Robert Salvador wrote:
> Now since Debian 4 is out I want to use this Linux-Distibution for
> continuing my LaTeX-work. So I installed TeXlive from the DVD under
> Debian4. But using the same *.tex-files as under MikTeX I m getting
> error messages like
> "! keyval: tickwidth undefined"
> Instead of the word "tickwidth" there are also other parameters like
> "gradmidpoint", "slopesteps", "ArrowInside", aso.
> I ve read of several problems with xkeyval and pstricks(-add) coming
> from using older file-versions. But with the rather new
> TeX-Collection2007 I cannot understand why it works with MikTeX and dosn
>  t work with TeXlive with the same *.tex files. 
> So if anybody has an idea what s causing these problems, please let me
> know. I already spent several hours of my life in trying to continue my
> work under Debian4.

put a \listfiles  at the beginning of your test file and compare the file
list, which is at the end of your log file.


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