[texworks] texworks from TeXLive on Vista

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Thu Mar 11 10:20:47 CET 2010

Alain Delmotte wrote:
> Hi!
> Lars Madsen a écrit :
>> T T wrote:
>>> On 9 March 2010 15:40, Lars Madsen <daleif at imf.au.dk> wrote:
>>>> Hi I just had a student come by how that just completed a TeXLive net
>>>> install on her Windows Vista. LaTeX works fine in her TeXnicCenter.
>>>> I just wanted to show her TeXWorks, but it wouldn't start at all
>>>> got a message from what seems to be runscript.dll: no such script ...
>>>> any idea as to what is wrong?
>>> It would be helpful to know what's exactly the error message you see.
>>> There is no message starting with "runscript.dll: no such script ..."
>>> issued from runscript.dll.
>>> Cheers,
>>> Tomek
>> I think it said 'no such script or directory', it made no sense to me 
>> either
>> I don't have access to the Vista
> Did you check in Edit/Preferences/Typesetting if the path is defined?
> It should, I can not imagine that this has not been parametred, but!!
> If not the path should point to the place where TeXworks and the needed 
> files are located.
> Alain

and how should one do that, when we cannot even start TeXWorks?

just trying to start TeXWorks results in the error given.

Tomek has moved it to the TeXLive list as it seems to be a problem 
there. And I'm trying to geet a hold of the student.



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