# [OS X TeX] Problems since latest i-installer update

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Tue Dec 26 19:01:25 EST 2006

On 27 déc. 06, at 00:51, Simon Spiegel wrote:

> Somehow, the combination of \label and \index inside the figure
> environment causes LaTeX problems. I'm getting stuff like this:
>
> ! Undefined control sequence.
> \\->\let \reserved at e
>                      \relax \let \reserved at f \relax \@ifstar {\let
> \reserved...
> l.24 \label{fig:si}
>
> [...]
>
> I don't really know where this comes from. I think it is related to
> hyperref, but I don't really know. Maybe there is a newer version
> in the TeXLive tree which doesn't like what I do here.

What happens if you replace the ":" in the label by another
character, such as "-"?

I think I experienced problems once related to this, and this was
with hyperref IIRC. Because of this, I am now using "-" instead of
":" in labels.

Bruno Voisin