[texhax] Help with error

Donn Miller-Kermani dkermani at fit.edu
Mon Sep 14 15:19:06 CEST 2009

I will try to send those tonight.


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-----Original Message-----
From: Axel E. Retif [mailto:axel.retif at mac.com] 
Sent: Monday, September 14, 2009 12:53 AM
To: Donn Miller-Kermani
Cc: texhax at tug.org
Subject: Re: [texhax] Help with error
Importance: High

On  13 Sep, 2009, at 12:45, Donn Miller-Kermani wrote:

> I am trying to compile a book file using the publisher's sty files  
> using PCTex.  I can compile it one time, do the bibtex, makeidx, and  
> then when I try to compile again, I get this error
> Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item

This sounds to me as an error in the index entries or the  
bibliography. Check the corresponding log files for any errors  
(<yourTeXfile>.ilg, for the index log file; and <yourTeXfile>.blg, for  
the bibliography log file).

Even after the error is fixed, LaTeX will show the error again ---you  
have to force LaTeX to end its run twice, even when it complains  
again, and then run makeindex and bibtex and then again LaTeX.

I agree with previous posters that you have to provide more information.



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