[NTG-context] Undefined control sequence \starttypescriptcollection

Pearson, Mark (Capita Symonds) mark.pearson at capita.co.uk
Wed Sep 7 12:14:23 CEST 2005


Having successfully installed the latest ConTeXt within TeTeX 3.0
I'm having trouble getting a simple file to process. My test file
simple.tex contains:

 \starttext
 Hello World
 \stoptext

Invoking texexec with 'texexec simple.tex' produces the following:

------------------------- START OUTPUT -------------------------
$ texexec simple.tex

  TeXExec 5.4.3 - ConTeXt / PRAGMA ADE 1997-2005

 fixing engine variable : pdfetex
             executable : pdfetex
                 format : cont-en
              inputfile : simple
                 output : standard
              interface : en
           current mode : none
                TeX run : 1

 This is pdfeTeX, Version 3.141592-1.30.2-2.2 (Web2C 7.5.5)
  \write18 enabled.
  (/usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf-local/web2c/natural.tcx)
 entering extended mode
 (./simple.tex

 ConTeXt  ver: 2005.01.31  fmt: 2005.9.6  int: english  mes: english

 language        : language en is active
 <protectionstate 0>
 system          : cont-new loaded
 (/usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf-local/tex/context/base/cont-new.tex
 systems         : beware: some patches loaded from cont-new.tex
 system (E-TEX) : [line 69]
 color           : palette rollover is available
 system (E-TEX) : [line 1166]
 system (E-TEX) : [line 1221]
 )
 system          : cont-old loaded
 (/usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf-local/tex/context/base/cont-old.tex
 loading         : Context Old Macros
 )
 system          : cont-fil loaded
 (/usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf-local/tex/context/base/cont-fil.tex
 loading         : Context File Synonyms
 )
 system          : cont-sys.rme loaded
 (/usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf-local/tex/context/user/cont-sys.rme
 (/usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf-local/tex/context/base/type-syn.tex
 ! Undefined control sequence.
 l.14 \starttypescriptcollection
                                [synonyms]
 ?
-------------------------- END OUTPUT --------------------------

texexec --version gives:

------------------------- START OUTPUT -------------------------
$ texexec --version

  TeXExec 5.4.3 - ConTeXt / PRAGMA ADE 1997-2005

                texexec : TeXExec 5.4.3 - ConTeXt / PRAGMA ADE 1997-2005
                texutil : TeXUtil 9.0.0 - ConTeXt / PRAGMA ADE 1992-2004
                    tex : pdfeTeX, 3.141592-1.30.2-2.2 (Web2C 7.5.5)
                context : ver: 2005.08.31
                cont-en : ver: 2005.01.31  fmt: 2005.9.6  mes: english
                cont-nl : ver: 2005.01.31  fmt: 2005.9.6  mes: dutch

         total run time : 4 seconds

-------------------------- END OUTPUT --------------------------

Any ideas what could be wrong?

Thanks in advance,

Mark Pearson BSc (hons) MSc DPhil
IT Consultant
Capita Symonds
The Capita Building, Kingmoor Business Park
Carlisle. CA6 4SJ.  

Tel: 01228 673023
Fax: 01228 673111
Web: www.capitasymonds.co.uk
 

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