[texhax] MS Word & Mathtype to TeX
p.stephani2 at googlemail.com
Tue Dec 20 23:42:30 CET 2011
2011/12/20 Thomas Schneider <schneidt at mail.nih.gov>:
>> What OS are you using?
> Mac OS X Terminal. I do find pdftex, but there is no 'Start' or 'start'.
> % pdftex latexdemo.tex
> This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.3-1.40.12 (TeX Live 2011)
> restricted \write18 enabled.
> entering extended mode
> ! Undefined control sequence.
> l.1 \documentclass
> I have only used latex previously so maybe this file is not compatible
Use "pdflatex" instead of "pdftex" and "open" instead of "start".
Linux users: many distributions have "xdg-open" which fulfills roughly
the same purpose as "start" or "open".
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