Using jspdf.js min vs jspdf.debug.js

Hi there,
I am using jspdf plugin to generate PDF from html.  When I use jspdf.debug.js it works fine.  However, when I change that to jspdf.min.js, it does not work.
I am getting the following error.

Uncaught ReferenceError: jsPDF is not defined

I tried to minimize the file using yui compressor, but it is complaining about syntax errors in the jspdf.debug.js file.
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>>Uncaught ReferenceError: jsPDF is not defined
My best guess is that somewhere in the un-minified version of the plugin, you have a line of javascript that ends in newline without a semicolon at the end -ex:
var x=3;
var y=4
var z=5;

minifiers tend to get rid of newlines.  So the above statements may be ending up bunched together as:
var x=3;var y=4var z=5;

notice that the resulting value assigned to y is no longer a valid statement.   Because of this, execution of the script halts.  If this issue is happening in the middle of the definition of your jsPDF object, then its definition never completes due to the halt of execution caused by the syntax error and jsPDF remains undefined.

If you take the three un-minified sample statements above, paste them at, and click "JSLint", it will report errors/warnings.  The problem with the missing semicolon is reported as:
Expected ';' ....

So, paste your unminified code, submit, and then search for all instances of Expected ';', then add a semicolon on the original source.  Once you are done, then attempt the minification process again.

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