[texhax] \include{Chapter1} does not work

Donald Arseneau asnd at triumf.ca
Sun Oct 16 11:14:32 CEST 2011

Adolf Giger <ajgiger at comcast.net> writes:

> I have tried everything  in LaTeX (2010) to make \include{Chapter1} and the
> corresponding \includeonly{Chapter1} work as intended. 

I think you don't grasp what is intended.

> I can see that a Chapter1.aux file is generated but not the Chapter1.tex 
> file. In the log file it actually sais "No file Chapter1.tex"
> This missing Chapter1.tex may be the reason for my problem, but I have not
> been able to make it appear.

\includeonly{Chapter1} means to include only chapter1.tex as input 
when typesetting the document, skipping any other input files that 
might be given by \include commands. TeX/LaTeX reads .tex files as 
input, it does not generate them as output!!!!!

Donald Arseneau                          asnd at triumf.ca

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