[texhax] dvips questions
Tomas G. Rokicki
rokicki at CS.Stanford.EDU
Mon Aug 18 10:06:57 CEST 2003
> how do i set up 'dvips' to output to a file by default
In config.ps, just have a line with a bare o (no other chars).
> can you think of any reason why the config.<printer> files can't
> be on a mounted read-only network directory?
No reason. Perhaps someone wanted to tweak them.
> also, which preferences file
> tells dvips where to look for the config.<printers> file?
Either the CONFIGPATH environment variable, if set, or texmf.cnf,
or the compiled-in defaults. To watch how all this works, run
dvips -d 66 somefile
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