[texhax] Migrating from Windows to Mac

Tom Backer Johnsen backer at psych.uib.no
Mon Dec 14 14:31:13 CET 2009

Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> On 13 December 2009 Tom Backer Johnsen wrote:
>  > Gentlepersons:
>  > 
>  > I am in the process of migrating from Windows XP to a MacBook Pro (Snow 
>  > Leopard), and have simply copied a number of files from the Windows XP 
>  > machine to the Mac Via an external hard disk and a memory stick. I then 
>  > find that files which compile (to PDF) perfectly OK on the Windows 
>  > machine give me an error message on the very first line, the 
>  > \documentclass one gives me an error message: undefined control 
>  > sequence.  On the next line: \documentclass etc.
> Did you run tex instead of latex?
> Regards,
>   Reinhard
No, not as far as I know.  I installed the TexShop package, and that is 
supposed to include LaTex.


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