# [OS X TeX] Funny bug in hyperref

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Jul 6 12:31:22 EDT 2012

On Jul 6, 2012, at 11:24 AM, Alain Schremmer wrote:

>
> On Jul 6, 2012, at 11:30 AM, Alan Munn wrote:
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>> Is there a minimal tex source that can produce it?
>
> May not be minimal but here is a small one:
>
>
> \documentclass[11pt]{book}
> \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
> \usepackage{pdfsync}
> \usepackage{url}
> \usepackage[hyperfootnotes=false]{hyperref}%[pdfborder={0 0 0}]
>
> \begin{document}
> \chapter{Chapter}
> \section{Section The First}
> Some text
> \vspace{100mm}
> Some text
>
>
>
> Some text before Some text before Some text before Some text before Some text before Some text before Some text before \url{http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metrication_in_the_United_States}.)
>
>
> \section{Section The Second}
>
> Some text
>
> \end{document}
>

Howdy,

I get a failure to produce a PDF by pdflatex with this example. Not only that... why in the world are you using the pdfsync package. It is know to have strange effects on document and has been completely replaced by synctex which is built into the pdftex, etc., engines.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)