[texhax] Tex on Vista

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Sun Nov 2 13:36:54 CET 2008

Nader Fard wrote:
> Dear Sir/Madam,
> Hi, my name is Nader and I'm a beginner of typesetting tool Tex. I 
> managed to get Tex up and running on Xp fairly easily but had problem to 
> get it up and running on Vista which eventually I did. now I have only 
> one problem.
> the problem is that when I start the process in Dos Prompt, the CMD box 
> shows that the machine is thinking and this takes at least 1-2 minutes 
> each time I run it to fix a word! and I have to run Tex thousands of 
> times to get the scripture text right. in Xp there is no delay and the 
> process is very fast. is there any way we can omit this delay in Vista?
> I would be grateful if you could help me with this or at least put me in 
> touch with some one who might be able to help me with this.
> Best Regards,
> Nader Fard

which LaTeX distribution and which version do you use?


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