Latex Compiling Error #6

benyanke opened this Issue Feb 1, 2017 · 4 comments


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benyanke commented Feb 1, 2017 edited

I realize this is probably me setting it up wrong, but when I try and run: latexmk homework.tex it stops and says:

Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) in paragraph at lines 217--220

! LaTeX Error: Unknown float option `e'.

See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for explanation.
Type  H <return>  for immediate help.
l.225     \begin{figure}[here]

I'm relatively new to LaTeX, but I really hope to begin using it. What am I missing here?

jdavis commented Feb 1, 2017

What version of LaTeX are you using?

GTres commented Feb 12, 2017

How do you include a listing of code?

lemonad commented Feb 12, 2017

I had the same problem and I think [here] should be [h]?

@jdavis jdavis added a commit that closed this issue Feb 13, 2017
@jdavis Remove invalid option for figure
Newer LaTeX versions no longer silently ignore:

Closes #6
@jdavis jdavis closed this in 35cec53 Feb 13, 2017
jdavis commented Feb 13, 2017

I've changed it from figure[here] to figure[h]. Turns out old versions of LaTeX would just silently ignore the invalid options. Newer versions no longer do this:

Let me know if you continue to have issues.

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