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Re: formatting Heimdal and KerberosIV documents

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: formatting Heimdal and KerberosIV documents
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2002 13:08:44 +0200 (IST)

On Thu, 31 Jan 2002, Rich Morin wrote:

> Well, I installed the texinfo package from the FreeBSD Ports Collection
> and it brought in a copy of TeX, including dvips.  It does not seem to
> have brought in texi2dvi, however.

That seems strange: texi2dvi is part of Texinfo.  But it sounds like 
you've found texi2dvi anyway.

>    % texi2dvi heimdal.texi
>    This is TeX, Version 3.14159 (Web2C 7.2)
>    (heimdal.texi
>    ! I can't find file `texinfo'.
>    l.1 \input texinfo

This means that TeX is installed incorrectly: it should be able to find 
a file texinfo.tex in its installation tree (normally, under

You could try to overcome that by looking for texinfo.tex somewhere on 
your system.  Normally, every Texinfo manual should come with its own 
copy (to avoid problems with incompatible versions), but evidently 
heimdal.texi didn't.  Try looking elsewhere on your system.  If you find 
one, copy it to the same directory where you have heimdal.texi, and then 
try running texi2dvi again.

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