[texworks] latex->dvips->ps2pdf on Windows
martti.nikunen at helsinki.fi
Fri Jun 12 14:54:20 CEST 2009
I wanted to toggle source/view with this in MiKTeX and it seems that the
following batch works
@latex "-synctex=-1" %1 && dvipdfm "%~dpn1.dvi"
The dvips-ps2pdf combination gave inaccurate results for my test file.
T T wrote:
> Joseph, your batch is not going to work. Here's another one:
> @latex %1 && dvips "%~dpn1.dvi" && ps2pdf "%~dpn1.ps"
> Error checking for arguments can be omitted, since TW will always provide them.
> On 10/06/2009, Joseph Wright <joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk> wrote:
>> David Arnold wrote:
>>> Has anyone successfully set up Texworks to run latex->dvips->ps2pdf on a
>>> windows machine? If so, can you share how?
>> Probably easiest to set up a batch file that does the job. Something like:
>> @echo off
>> if "%1%" == "" goto :error
>> goto :end
>> latex %1
>> IF ERRORLEVEL 0 (
>> dvips %1
>> ps2pdf %1
>> goto L:end
>> echo Please supply a file name
>> Joseph Wright
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