[OS X TeX] tex4ht.sty not found
Gerben.Wierda at rna.nl
Wed Apr 28 00:58:47 EDT 2004
On Apr 27, 2004, at 22:48, Jon Hanson wrote:
> I just tried to run htlatex for the first time and came across an
> error. Specifically, I typed in terminal:
> htlatex filename.tex "html,4,1"
> I get back the error message: "! LaTeX Error: File `tex4ht.sty' not
> Looking back at the digests, I noted an exchange over several days in
> early April 2003 on this subject. The upshot appeared to be, first,
> that at the time there was a separate tex4ht.sty package on the
> i-Installer. Second, there were configuration issues having to do
> with a tex4ht.env file. Things appear to have changed with respect the
> first of these points; not sure about the second.
> The machine I am on is new, so I am using the i-packages from just a
> few days ago. I installed TeX, Ghostscript 8, CM Super, ConTeXt
> updater, Freetype2, libwmv and inconv conversion support (one of these
> wouldn't install because of dependency issues -- a version already on
> the system), and ImageMagick. Perhaps I missed a crucial package?
> TeX4ht-related files seem to be installed. I found them at
> I search CTAN for tex4ht.sty. Not there. Where can I find it?
The package you have tried to install that complains is not needed on
tex4ht.sty should be here:
a succesful installation of TeX. The stuff you found comes with the
binaries (too long a astory to explain). So, you need to open your TeX
i-Package again, choose expert mode and when presented with the choice
list select TeX4ht to be installed (just TeX4ht will do). Then go
Another reason (and that was last time I saw a support question like
this) was that there was another TeX on the system (fink's) which
interfered with command line execution. But first make sure you have
actually installed TeX4ht.
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