Rendering problem in choosing LaTeX in MikTex 2.9 in 64 bit Windows 7

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2013-06-02
2013-06-02
  • Ashim Datta
    Ashim Datta
    2013-06-02

    I have been using MiKTeX for years. I am trying to compile a file (book with eps pictures some of which used epsf.def file) that originated from Mac. It compiled fine before on PC using MikTeX (different version) but would not compile now and gives the error below. Please note that in WinEdt 6, instead of choosing LaTeX, if I do dvi2pdf, the pdf file is produced correctly without any error. It is a 400 page document and I cannot produce pdf every time I recompile.

    I am using MiKTex Revision 2.9.4282
    Windows 7 64 bit
    WinEdt 6
    I had done standard installation as I am not familiar with all the switches.

    I would really appreciate some help.

    Thanks a lot,

    Ashim Datta
    Professor, Cornell University

    MiKTeX Problem Report
    Message: The page could not be rendered.
    Data: Error: /undefinedresult in --currentpoint--
    Operand stack:
    --dict:15/24(ro)(L)--
    Execution stack:
    %interp_exit .runexec2 --nostringval-- --nostringval-- --nostringval-- 2 %stopped_push --nostringval-- --nostringval-- --nostringval-- false 1 %stopped_push 1914 1 3 %oparray_pop 1913 1 3 %oparray_pop 1897 1 3 %oparray_pop 1787 1 3 %oparray_pop --nostringval-- %errorexec_pop .runexec2 --nostringval-- --nostringval-- --nostringval-- 2 %stopped_push --nostringval-- --nostringval-- --nostringval--
    Dictionary stack:
    --dict:1164/1684(ro)(G)-- --dict:1/20(G)-- --dict:92/200(L)-- --dict:103/300(L)-- --dict:42/200(L)-- --dict:54/73(L)-- --dict:209/209(L)-- --dict:72/140(L)-- --dict:0/10(G)-- --dict:2/10(L)-- --dict:4/50(ro)(G)-- --dict:56/71(L)-- --dict:13/20(L)--
    Current allocation mode is local
    Last OS error: No such file or directory
    MiKTeX GPL Ghostscript 9.00: Unrecoverable error, exit code 1

    Source: C:\work3\miktex-2.9\Libraries\MiKTeX\Dvi\DviPage.cpp
    Line: 1026
    MiKTeX: 2.9
    OS: Microsoft Windows 7 Business Edition, 64-bit Service Pack 1 (build 7601)
    Invokers: explorer/WinEdt
    SystemAdmin: no
    PowerUser: no
    Root0: C:\Users\akd1\AppData\Roaming\MiKTeX\2.9
    Root1: C:\Users\akd1\AppData\Local\MiKTeX\2.9
    Root2: C:\ProgramData\MiKTeX\2.9
    Root3: C:\Users\akd1\Local Tex Files\texmf
    Root4: C:\Program Files (x86)\MiKTeX 2.9
    UserInstall: C:\Users\akd1\AppData\Roaming\MiKTeX\2.9
    UserConfig: C:\Users\akd1\AppData\Roaming\MiKTeX\2.9
    UserData: C:\Users\akd1\AppData\Local\MiKTeX\2.9
    CommonInstall: C:\Program Files (x86)\MiKTeX 2.9
    CommonConfig: C:\ProgramData\MiKTeX\2.9
    CommonData: C:\ProgramData\MiKTeX\2.9