[OS X TeX] Using TeXShop with TeXLive

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Feb 4 09:07:22 EST 2007

On Feb 4, 2007, at 7:07 AM, Holger Schulz wrote:

> I've changed my Tex-distribution from the tetex based version to  
> the TeXLive based version, which I also installed via the i- 
> Installer. It seems that doesn't have a altpdflatex and it seems  
> simpdftex does not work properly. I have a document in class beamer  
> using pstricks. That's why I need to typeset using TeX and  
> Ghostscript. When I do that I encounter an error
> (/usr/local/gwTeX/texmf.texlive/tex/latex/config/color.cfg)
> (/usr/local/gwTeX/texmf.texlive/tex/latex/xcolor/svgnames.def
> !Undefined control sequence.
> l.31 \preparecolorset
> 		{rgb}{}{}{%
> ?
> Actually line 32 in my document is empty.
> Is there anything I can do?
> Thanks.
> hs
> P.S.: I had to type the error message manually since I couldn't  
> copy it from the console window. The windows changes its content  
> while selecting from it.


Do you have files in your personal tree (~/Library/texmf/tex/ 
latex/...)? If you have any that relate to pstricks or color they may  
be out of date.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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