[texhax] Compiling Issue (Barbato 3-22-10)

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Fri Mar 26 09:14:20 CET 2010

Mary Ann,

On  22 Mar, 2010, at 13:08, Mary Ann Barbato wrote:

Sorry for the late reply, and maybe you've already received advice privately, but anyway...

> I just installed MiKTEX, WinEdt, Ghostscript and GSView on my new HP laptop using TeX disks that I recieved back in 2005.  
> After the installation [...]
> !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
> ! You are attempting to make a LaTeX format from a source file
> ! That is more than five years old.

Wouldn't it be possible for you to install a modern TeX distribution instead?

You can install MiKTeX


or TeXLive




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