i tried to install the miktex version 2.8 on my ubuntu linux machine.
first of all i had to compile it from source because of the 64bit
architecture. that went fine after some steps
and then i installed it.
after setting up the database and everything i unfortunately get the
following error when trying to convert a
This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-1.40.9 (MiKTeX Tools 2.8 Beta 2)
initexmf: Unknown format name/engine: miktex-pdftex/pdfTeX
I can't find the default format file!
any help very much appreciated.
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