[texhax] My issue is more widespread

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Thu Feb 11 01:18:10 CET 2010

On 10 February 2010 Nitsan Ben-Gal wrote:

 > Hi all,
 > I have now tried to make a copy of an earlier tex document and compile it 
 > in a different folder, and I cannot produce output here either, but when 
 > running the original file, while I get a dvi, the Texniccenter sends me 
 > the same error messages and tells me it is producing 0 output, so I 
 > suspect it is showing me the last version created.
 > The error message at the bottom is
 > Couldn't find input index file C:\Users\... or C:\Users\....idx
 > Usage: C:\Program Files\MiKTeX 2.8\miktex\bin\makeindex.exe [-ilqrcgLT] 
 > [-s sty] [-o ind] [-t log] [-p num] [idx0 idx1 ...]
 > I am using TeXnicCenter and MiKTex 2.8 on a Windows 7 operating system, if 
 > this matters.  It seems the only things that produce normal output are 
 > thos where there was already a .idx file.
 > Thanks for any help you can give.

I got an error.
The error message is "...".
Can you help me?

Did you really get the "error message"

   "Couldn't find input index file C:\Users\... or C:\Users\....idx"

?  That would be strange.


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