[tex-live] pdflatex works - but tex does not ?!

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Tue Jul 19 15:53:23 CEST 2011

Axel S. <bumbelejer at yahoo.de> wrote:

> I could need some help as I cannot solve the following problem:
> With pdflatex I can create a pdf-file but when I execute tex every
> command is rejected.

because tex \ne latex.

latex won't reject every command in your file, though it will have
difficulty with pdf-specific stuff.


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