[tex-live] revtex4-1 not recognized under texlive (! Undefined control sequence. l.24 \documentclass [aps, prl, preprint, groupedaddress]{revtex4-1} )

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Wed Aug 11 21:12:25 CEST 2010

2010/8/11 Sabuj Pattanayek <sabujp at gmail.com>:
>> This indicates that you should be using "latex", not "tex".
> The apstemplate.tex compiled but still having lots of problems with
> the 00readme.tex from the revtex package, am I even supposed to be
> able to compile this?
> $ latex 00readme.tex
> This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-1.40.10 (TeX Live 2009)
> entering extended mode
> (./00readme.tex
> LaTeX2e <2009/09/24>
> Babel <v3.8l> and hyphenation patterns for english, usenglishmax, dumylang, noh
> yphenation, german-x-2009-06-19, ngerman-x-2009-06-19, ancientgreek, ibycus, ar
> abic, basque, bulgarian, catalan, pinyin, coptic, croatian, czech, danish, dutc
> h, esperanto, estonian, farsi, finnish, french, galician, german, ngerman, mono
> greek, greek, hungarian, icelandic, assamese, bengali, gujarati, hindi, kannada
> , malayalam, marathi, oriya, panjabi, tamil, telugu, indonesian, interlingua, i
> rish, italian, kurmanji, latin, latvian, lithuanian, mongolian, mongolianlmc, b
> okmal, nynorsk, polish, portuguese, romanian, russian, sanskrit, serbian, slova
> k, slovenian, spanish, swedish, turkish, turkmen, ukenglish, ukrainian, upperso
> rbian, welsh, loaded.
> ! Undefined control sequence.
> l.11 \maketitle
If \maketitle precedes \begin{document}, it's certainly a bug in the document.

> ?
> ! LaTeX Error: Missing \begin{document}.
> See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for explanation.
> Type  H <return>  for immediate help.
>  ...
> l.13 T
>      his file embodies the implementation of the APS \revtex\ 4.1 document ...
> Tried putting in \begin{document} and \end{document} at the beginning
> and end of the file but it didn't help :

Zdeněk Wagner

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