[tex-live] error-message: overfull box

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Wed Nov 9 12:43:52 CET 2011

Marion Wenty <marion.wenty at gmail.com> wrote:

> thank you very much for your reply!
> did you mean i could solve the problem by writing
> e.g.
> %!PS
> \begin{figure}[H]
>
> ...
>
> \end{figure}
> %%EOF
>
> ?
> this didn't work and i don't understand how something is making a change
> even though i put a % in front of it.
> thank you very much in advance.
> marion

that's definitely not what zdenek meant.

this really isn't the sort of thing to discuss on this mailing list
(it's a latex problem rather than a tex live distribution problem).

try a tex newsgroup, a mailing list or a forum

i list options in http://www.tex.ac.uk/cgi-bin/texfaq2html?label=gethelp

as zdenek said, there is possibly a problem with your .eps file: making
that available on-line for comment might help.

(yes, i appreciate it's not always easy, and that you may not wish to do
so, for intellectual property or other reasons.)

robin fairbairns


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