Opened 7 years ago

#2151 new defect

Problem downloading Latex-Pdf on MikTeX default installation on a Windows server

Reported by: goranw Owned by: chenca
Priority: normal Component: Trac2LatexPlugin
Severity: normal Keywords:
Cc: Trac Release: 0.10


I installed MikTeX 2.6 on Windows Server 2003, and using trac2latex for downloading a wiki-page as Latex-pdf didn't work out-of-the box. (The browser tried to load the PDF-file until it timed out.) My test page was a copy of .

The problem was due to the fact that MikTeX will, by default, halt and put up a dialog box whenever an additional TeX package needs to be installed.

I solved this by manually calling pdflatex on the trac2latex .tex-output, and when the dialog box first appeared, unchecking the "always ask before downloading" checkbox...

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