Justin C. Walker on Tue, 26 Nov 2002 10:20:47 -0800

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On Monday, November 25, 2002, at 11:45 PM, Xavier-François Roblot wrote:

Justin C. Walker wrote:

I just checked out the Top-of-tree for pari, and I get this complaint
from latex when trying to process INSTALL.tex (this is Mac OS X, both
10.1 and 10.2):

This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159-1.00b-pretest-20020211 (Web2C 7.3.7)
LaTeX2e <2001/06/01>
Babel <v3.7h> and hyphenation patterns for american, french, german,
ngerman, d
utch, nohyphenation, loaded.
! Undefined control sequence.
l.26   \magnification

Any thoughts?

It's plain TeX. You should be able to compile it using tex and not

Thanks for your reply. I got an off-list response to this effect already. I'm using TeXShop on Mac OS X, and all I do is push buttons :-}. Since LaTeX is the default, that's what I got. I need to learn a little more about this aspect of the package, clearly...



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