[OS X TeX] 1999

Chris Goedde cgg.lists at gmail.com
Wed May 1 20:44:01 EDT 2013

On May 1, 2013, at 7:05 PM, George Gratzer <gratzer at me.com> wrote:

> I'm trying to typeset a book I wrote in 1999. 
> I get an error message:
> (/usr/local/texlive/2012/texmf-dist/tex/context/base/supp-pdf.mkii
> [Loading MPS to PDF converter (version 2006.09.02).]
> /usr/local/texlive/2012/texmf-dist/tex/context/base/supp-pdf.mkii:140: Missing 
> endcsname inserted.

This is a long shot, but do you have a log file lying around from a successful compilation from 1999? It might be constructive to compare that to the current console output.

One other thought; are you using pdfTeX? Were you using dvips back in 1999? That might account for the difference.


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