[pdftex] Command => PDF
gerree at math.princeton.edu
Wed Jan 20 15:09:51 CET 2010
pdflatex (filename.tex) will convert the
LaTex file to a .pdf file ...
need to run it through latex first
you then can view the .pdf file
you can also convert a postscript file to a .pdf file by
usinging the following command ..
hope this is the answer you were looking for ...
On Wed, 20 Jan 2010, Lars Madsen wrote:
> Jan Öhman wrote:
>> If I have a text file in latex (.tex) format.
>> Can I make a PDF file with a command?
>> or do I always open it in TexWorks for conversion to PDF?
>> / / Jan
> pdflatex file.tex
> in a command line (assuming that your computer is configured correctly)
Gerree P. Pecht
Princeton University Mathematics Department
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