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Ben Ridenhour
04/26/02 10:59am

Hello. I have been attempting to get LaTeX/ghostscript setup to work with Mathematica. I followed the instruction I found on the MathGroup archive for setting up MikTeX, dvips, etc... After doing this, I tried to use the example document provided by Mathematica to make sure it was working alright (msymdoc.tex). I received an error that the \Vec command was already defined so I replaced it with \vec and LaTeX then finished processing the document normally. I then tried to convert the dvi file to a ps file and I received the following error:

This is dvips(k) 5.86 Copyright 1999 Radical Eye Software (
' TeX output 2002.04.25:2334' -> C:\localtexmf\mikB.tmp
<><8r.enc><>. <Math2.pfa><Math5.pfa>
ERROR: In <Math5.pfa> keyword not found:
0th > '/LenIV'
1th > '/Subrs' Error: Dvips failed for some reason!

What is causing this error? Is there something wrong with the Math5.pfa file?


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Error creating postscript file Ben Ridenhour 04/26/02 10:59am
Re: Error creating postscript file George Kambo... 04/29/02 05:35am
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