APAcite on Mac OS X (Lion) with texlive

I had to recently rebuild my Mac Book Pro (gasp!), and decided to upgrade to Lion. The whole process was relatively painless. Files were copied back from backups, and updated from my SVN repositories, however I had troubles installing the appropriate Mac port package for the APACite classes. sudo port install texlive-bibtex-extra The latter yielded errors, which were logged in /opt/local/var/macports/logs/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_tarballs_ports_perl_p5-text-bibtex/p5.12-text-bibtex/main.log Since the dependency p5.12-text-bibtex could not be installed, examination of the log file provided the following clues; error: ‘main’

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APAcite on Mac OS X with texlive

While compiling a LaTeX document, a blank template of my PhD thesis to be exact, when I got the following error “! LaTeX Error: File `apacite.sty’ not found.” Again a quick search for Mac ports indicated that the texlive-bibtex-extra package was required. It was quickly installed using; sudo port install texlive-bibtex-extra Subsequent compile yielded more errors, this time it was “! Undefined control sequence. \abstract”. This was solved using the

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