[pstricks] Pstricks and TexShop

Herbert Voss Herbert.Voss at FU-Berlin.DE
Sun Nov 22 12:07:23 CET 2009

Am 22.11.2009 10:43, schrieb Manel Sol Puig:
> I have been working  on Latex and Pstricks for several years with
> Windows system of Microsoft without having any problems. Now I have
> changed to Mac os x (version 10.5.8) and I am working on TexShop
> (version 2.26). I have dificulties with Pstricks package.
> My problem is: I typeset this code:

> If I compile with Tex and DVI the result is:
> ### ps2pdf13 /tmp/altpdflatex.3960-1258881076/esquema_1.ps
> /tmp/altpdflatex.3960-1258881076/esquema_1.pdf
> /usr/texbin/simpdftex: line 491: ps2pdf13: command not found

It is not a problem with PSTricks.
your TeX-installation is not complete the file ps2pdf13
is missing. Or change the file name to ps2pdf

> But, if I compile with pdftex the result is the following  message:
> <recently read> \c at lor@to at ps

sure, PSTricks needs latex or tex, not pdftex


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