[OS X TeX] ! No room for a new \count .

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Mon Oct 10 20:38:38 EDT 2016

> On Oct 10, 2016, at 7:07 PM, Themis Matsoukas <tmatsoukas at icloud.com> wrote:
>> On Oct 10, 2016, at 11:29 AM, Joseph Wright <joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk> wrote:
>> The problem is mtpro2.sty, which is doing
>>   \alloc at 0\count\countdef\insc at unt\pointcount@
>> i.e. directly using \alloc@ rather than using \newcount. The 'classical'
>> pool *is* exhausted in your example, so this fails. The etex package
>> alters the definition of \alloc@, whereas the new LaTeX kernel approach
>> uses a separate \ealloc@ macro.
>> This will need to be addressed in mtpro2.sty.
> I use mtpro2.sty a lot (it is the default font of my documents) - does this mean that it will be broken in mactex 2016?
> Themis


First, are you using pdflatex or xelatex? If the former there is no problem, if the latter I think using the etex package may `fix' things up from what was said.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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