# [texhax] Bug with french and or babel

Morten Høgholm moho01ab at student.cbs.dk
Sat Jun 5 15:22:21 CEST 2004

On Fri, 04 Jun 2004 16:02:53 -0400, Dominic Boudreau
<DOBOU89 at phy.ulaval.ca> wrote:

> Here is the code of my program
> \documentclass{report}
>
> \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc}
>
> \usepackage[francais]{babel}

The french option chooses the Latin Modern fonts, so this might be a case
of you not having them installed. You can do it with the MiKTeX Package
Manager - find them under the name "lm". After installing you must run
"updmap" from a command prompt.

> \begin{document}
>
> \begin{center}

This is abuse of the center environment. For a better way to do this, see