[pstricks] Pst-pdf and psmatrix ??

Alain Matthes alain.matthes at free.fr
Sun Feb 12 18:33:52 CET 2006

Le 12 févr. 06 à 16:06, Herbert Voss a écrit :

> Alain Matthes wrote:
>> but can you explain  the différence between :
>> 1) {foo.tex with pst-pdf} and ps4pdf
> this is a _real_ pdflatex run and you can choose
> \usepackage[protrusion,fontexpansion]{microtype}
> The first _three_ runs are only for building the
> container file  <file>-pics.pdf which holds all
> converted PostScript parts. And in the last run, where
> the script starts pdflatex, it takes all the _pdf_ images
> from the container file. The dvi and ps file are
> intermediate files and _only_ for the pictures, they are
> useless for other purposes.
> Without changing anything in the pictures (number or
> order) you can edit your text and running pdflatex,
> ps4pdf is now not needed.


ps4pdf is now not needed???  is there another way of proceeding?

is there a new pst-pdf ? or i need to use another script ?

Alain Matthes

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