[texhax] biblatex and tex4ht

Eric Abrahamsen eric at ericabrahamsen.net
Sun Jun 20 09:41:07 CEST 2010

I know this question has been asked plenty of times before (because I've
been googling all day), but I've followed all the instructions I could
find, and I still can't get tex4ht to work with biblatex—it always tells
me that biblatex's commands are undefined.

I'm using TeX Live 2009/Debian on Ubuntu, with the newest version of
biblatex and an installation of tex4ht that I've patched according to
instructions here:

http://www.cse.ohio-state.edu/~gurari/TeX4ht/bugfixes2.html

But still oolatex (I'm trying to get an odt file out of this) tells me
that citation commands (even something as simple as \cite) are
undefined.

Using a test file like this: