[texworks] &body=!.111\NeedsTeXFormat

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Tue Oct 8 01:00:27 CEST 2013

On 2013-10-07 at 11:39:42 -0500, Herbert Schulz wrote:

 > Why are you attempting to typeset a .cls file?

 | This is pdfTeX, ... (preloaded format=pdftex 2013.6.27)

Using pdftex instead of pdflatex can also lead to the error message

  ! Undefined control sequence.

  l.111 \NeedsTeXFormat

 > PS: this has nothing to do with TeXworks but rather the use of the
 > underlying TeX Distribution.

It even hasn't anything to do with the underlying TeX Distribution.
But maybe with "the use" of it.  In short: the proper place to ask is 



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