[tex-k] Re: Bug#249466: dvips: explain paper handling better(patch)

Staszek Wawrykiewicz staw at gust.org.pl
Wed May 26 03:28:01 CEST 2004

On Wed, 26 May 2004, Akira Kakuto wrote:

> > It's true that the literal PS examples do not work in PDF, so the
> > examples come out as either blank or black, but that seems unavoidable
> > to me.  PDF does not support arbitrary PS.
> The literal PS examples do not work by the next:
> texi2dvi --pdf dvips.texi
> However, I think the following may work (needs Ghostscript):
> texi2dvi dvips.texi
> dvips -Ppdf -z -o dvips.ps dvips
> ps2pdf14 dvips.ps dvips.pdf

Akira was faster than me :-) Thanks

Staszek Wawrykiewicz
StaW at gust.org.pl

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