[texhax] where is tugboat.def?

Paul Topping pault at dessci.com
Fri Jun 22 06:38:34 CEST 2007

Of course, within minutes of sending this I found tugboat.def on the
DVD. I put it in the same directory as my document and it all started
working. Is this where the file should go? Surely there must have been
some more user-friendly way to solve this problem.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Paul Topping
> Sent: Thursday, June 21, 2007 9:29 PM
> To: 'support at tug.org'
> Subject: where is tugboat.def?
> Hi,
> I'm trying to prepare my paper for TUG 2007. I've installed proTeXt
> MiKTeX from the Feb. 2007 TeX Collection DVD. I've been trying to get
> the sample documents from http://www.tug.org/TUGboat/location.html to
> build from within TeXnicCenter but I get the following error:
> ! I can't find file 'tugboat.def'.
> I've attached the log. I searched for tugboat.def in the tugboat
> packages and there appears to be no such file. Any pointers you can
> will be appreciated.
> Paul Topping

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