[OS X TeX] \includes & graphics

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Sep 18 00:07:51 CEST 2005

On Sep 17, 2005, at 12:26 PM, Maarten Sneep wrote:

> On 17 Sep 2005, at 15:03, Herbert Schulz wrote:
>> Suppose I have a root tex file which includes ``chapter'' files  
>> each of which is located in an individual chapter sub-directory  
>> along with all it's associated graphics (possibly in a sub- 
>> directory of that directory). (Is that a reasonable structure?)
> Yes, seems fair enough.
>> What path to the graphics files do I use in the \includegraphics  
>> commands in the ``chapter'' files? Is it the path from the root  
>> file or from the chapter file?
> Root:
> \includegraphics{chapter1/figures/pretty-picture}
> (if chapter1 contains the files for chapter 1, and the root  
> document is located next to this, i.e. in the same directory as the  
> chapter1 directory is located).
> Maarten


Thanks to both Bernard and you for the answer. I'd guess the  
statement Bernard made makes it fairly clear; the chapter files are  
really just input into root file so it is the root file that is being  

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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