[tex-live] beamer misses amsthm

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Thu Aug 25 12:40:53 CEST 2011

Arno Trautmann wrote, On 2011-08-25 12:34:
> Hi all,
> I hope this is the right place to report/ask for help:
> Today, I wanted to compile a basic beamer presentation. But it fails 
> with missing amsthm:
> ——
> (/home/texlive2011/texmf-dist/tex/latex/amsmath/amsopn.sty))
> ! LaTeX Error: File `amsthm.sty' not found.
> Type X to quit or <RETURN> to proceed,
> or enter new name. (Default extension: sty)
> Enter file name:
> ——
> I can locate that file in my old TL 2010 installation in the folder 
> amscls, and if I update TL 2011, I see the message
> skipping forcibly removed package amscls
> So … did I do anything wrong on my installation, or was amscls removed 
> from TL for any reason? If I copy the old file into my working folder, 
> everything works fine, so there seems to be no conflict or similar.
> cheers
> Arno

have you tried adking tlmgr (the command line tool, not the gui) to 
simply reinstall amscls?

I've seen this problem when installing, there is an option to tlmgr 
(sadly I do not remember the name) that can be used to force 
reinstallation of a package.



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