# [OS X TeX] Trouble with Cyrillic on new Mac Pro

Gary L. Gray gray at engr.psu.edu
Sun Feb 3 11:17:14 EST 2008

On Feb 3, 2008, at 8:11 AM, David Derbes wrote:

> I have just begun to set up a new Mac Pro, and of course nearly the
> first thing I did was install Mac TeX. Unfortunately, I have hit a
> snag. I enclose the relevant bit (that my old desktop handled no
> problem.) I am attempting to typeset some Cyrillic, and have left
> that out, because the problem occurs even with this snippet:
>
> \documentclass[11pt]{article}
> \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc}
> \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
> \usepackage[russian,english]{babel}
> \begin{document}
>
> \selectlanguage{english}
>
> Here!
>
> \end{document}

This code typesets fine for me with the MacTeX install from August or
September of last year -- no other changes. Is that the version you
have installed? If not, I would give that a try.

Regards,
Gary