Bug 586167 - achemso in texlive still broken
Summary: achemso in texlive still broken
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: texlive
Version: 12
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jindrich Novy
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-04-27 01:10 UTC by Jussi Eloranta
Modified: 2013-07-02 23:44 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-12-03 15:23:59 UTC
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Description Jussi Eloranta 2010-04-27 01:10:45 UTC
Description of problem:

The achemso package is still broken in the current textlive in FC12 (up to date as of 4/26/2010). I filed a bug report on this earlier and there were some fixes done but apparently it still does not work. If I run latex on the input file and then run bibtex, I get:

This is BibTeX, Version 0.99c (Web2C 7.5.6)
The top-level auxiliary file: alc.aux
The style file: achemso.bst
Database file #1: acs-alc.bib
Warning--entry type for "achemso-control" isn't style-file defined
--line 4 of file acs-alc.bib
Database file #2: alc.bib
`title' is a missing field, not a string, for entry achemso-control
while executing---line 1120 of file achemso.bst
Warning--all relevant fields are empty in achemso-control
Warning--Empty author in fedorov

If I download and install the achemso manually, it works fine.

Comment 1 Gregor Hlawacek 2010-07-15 07:48:00 UTC
I can confirm this and it leads to a useless first empty bib entry.
I guess it should be relatively simple to solve this.


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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2010-12-03 15:23:59 UTC
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