[OS X TeX] Scandinavian {\aa} ??

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Mar 24 17:03:57 EDT 2008

On Mar 24, 2008, at 2:51 PM, Bruce Kellogg wrote:
> The name G{\aa}rding, produces an error message on my version of  
> TeXShop.
> The error message says that there is a missing $. Any suggestions on  
> how
> I can type the name of this esteemed Swedish mathematician?
> Bruce Kellogg
> rbmjk at alltel.net


Can you give a complete, but minimal, example where this occurs? If I  
simply place the name G{\aa}rding into a LaTeX document it compiles  
fine. Finally, it isn't TeXShop that is giving you a possible problem,  
but the underlying TeX distribution.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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