[OS X TeX] The Not So Short Introduction to LaTeX2e -- MIA!

Claus Gerhardt claus.gerhardt at urz.uni-heidelberg.de
Thu Sep 2 20:00:04 CEST 2004


For that reason I created the droplet dvipdfh which will automatically 
save the pdf file in ~/Documents provided a directory with that name 
exists. You have the option to name the pdf file to your liking.

Claus

On 02.09.2004, at 17:25, Herb Schulz wrote:

>
> Howdy,
>
> And yet another...
>
> If you're using Gerben Wierda's i-installer TeX (gwTeX) and you've 
> ``told''
> it to download the documentation you should have a copy of lshort.dvi 
> in the
> symbolic link /Library/teTeX/share/texmf.tetex/doc/latex/general/.
>
> The directory containing the .dvi file is ``write protected.'' To 
> compile it
> you should copy it to your desktop and drop/open that copy on TeXShop. 
> That
> will produce a .pdf file on the desktop which you can peruse at your
> pleasure.
>
> If you drop/open the original .dvi file on TeXShop 1.35b it will, 
> correctly,
> create the .pdf file in ``temporary'' and it will be displayed in 
> TeXShop. I
> haven't been able to find it (looked in /tmp/ and the TeXShop_Output 
> folder
> found there too) so you won't have a copy to play with at your leisure.
> Maybe a future version of TeXShop will have the creation directory
> configurable; for that kind of thing I'd like to just have it placed 
> on my
> Desktop.
>
> Good Luck,
>
> Herb Schulz
> (herbs at wideopenwest.com)
>
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