[OS X TeX] LaTeXit and output drivers

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Thu Jul 26 21:37:29 CEST 2007

On Jul 26, 2007, at 11:26 AM, Alan Munn wrote:

> I'm trying to get LaTeXit to work with xetex, but I need to use the  
> xdvipdfmx output driver.  Is there a way to get LaTeXit to do that?  
> I tried changing the xelatex command in the preferences, but that  
> doesn't work.  I also tried pointing the xelatex command to the  
> appropriate TeXShop engine, but that didn't work either.
> Alan
> -- 
> Alan Munn amunn at msu.edu
> Department of Linguistics
> and Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages   Fax.   
> +1-517-432-2736
> Michigan State University, East Lansing MI 48824      Tel.   
> +1-517-355-7491


Assuming you have one of the recent TeX Live based distributions and  
a fairly recent version of LaTeXiT, go into LaTeXiT->Preferences- 
 >Composition and try substituting

/usr/texbin/xelatex -output-driver="xdvipdfmx -q -E" -shell-escape



for the xeLaTeX program.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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