[OS X TeX] print via engine

Jerome Laurens Jerome.Laurens at u-bourgogne.fr
Sun Mar 18 17:19:37 CET 2007

Selon Friedrich Vosberg <fvosberg at mac.com>:

> Am 18.03.2007 um 1.52 schrieb Adam M. Goldstein:
> > On Mar 17, 2007, at 6:56 PM, Friedrich Vosberg wrote:
> >
> >> How can I send via an engine a PDF output without creating a PDF
> >> file in the directory directly to the printer dialogue box of
> >> MacOS X?
> >
> > Hm, could the answer to this question be as simple as: select
> > Pdftex from the "Typeset" menu in TeXShop, and then use cmd-T or
> > the "typeset" button on the toolbar?
> >
> > That will directly generate a PDF which will appear in the TeXshop
> > viewer.
> This is not what I want to.
> Let me explain: I wrote a script that produces from one existing PDF
> output (master.pdf) a new PDF (printout.pdf) file that contains three
> different versions of master.pdf by adding different backgrounds (see
> the attached FILE 1).

Not tested. This is how you can run an applescript from a shell script

osascript "tell application Preview to print master.pdf"

maybe there are options in Applescript'print command to help

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