# [texhax] Help with error

Alan Litchfield alan at alphabyte.co.nz
Sun Sep 13 23:41:24 CEST 2009

It is also very difficult without knowing what packages you have used as some
can cause conflicts with others, or what the publisher is and the sty files
you are using.

It might be helpful if you could provide the log file.

Alan

> Donn Miller-Kermani wrote:
>> I am trying to compile a book file using the publisher's sty files using
>> PCTex.  I can compile it one time, do the bibtex, makeidx, and then when I
>> try to compile again, I get this error
>>
>> Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item
>>
>> I have been through everything and cannot find the problem. Can someone
>> Thanks so much
>>
>>
>
> Have you tried taking a copy of your book, place it in a different dir,
> and then start to remove/outcomment stuff until the error goes away.
> That at least will give you a clue as to where it is located.
>
> Also that error, should have a line number attached to it.
>
> /daleif
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