[tex-live] bibtex8

Maksym Polyakov polyama at myrealbox.com
Tue Oct 7 08:40:31 CEST 2003

Hi, Fabrice

On Tue, Oct 07, 2003 at 08:49:30AM +0200, Fabrice Popineau (FP) wrote:

FP> > Hi, another problem: bibtex8 can not find .bst and .csf files neither
FP> > in the current directiry nor in texmf trees :-(
FP> I can only acknowledge it.
FP> > solution: replece with bibtex8 from TL7 (need also some dll's if on
FP> > win32)
FP> But I don't see how it can fix the problem: afaik, nobody as ever
FP> touched bibtex8 since TL7. _But_ kpathsea strategy has changed between
FP> TL7 and TL2003. And it is the actual problem : kpathsea has broken
FP> bibtex8. 
FP> As far as win32 is concerned, you probably won't be able
FP> to mix TL7 bibtex8.exe with TL2003 tl80kpse.dll .

I just added geturl.dll and  kpathsea.dll from TL7 and it worked.


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