[Tugindia] counting words in TeX document

Sridhar M.A. sridharma at gmail.com
Tue Jan 20 03:16:13 CET 2009

On Mon, Jan 19, 2009 at 11:10 PM, Kapil Hari Paranjape
<kapil at imsc.res.in> wrote:
> On Mon, 19 Jan 2009, Asha G wrote:
>> I have a LaTeX document ( kile) which I have converted to pdf. I would like
>> to count the words in this. Can someone tell me how I do this?
> Use pdftotext and then a word counting program (wc) on the output.
Since the OP has the tex file, would not using untex followed by wc be
more useful?


Sridhar M.A.

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