[tex-live] %& first line parsing different jobname
Philip TAYLOR (Ret'd)
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Tue Jun 9 17:49:51 CEST 2009
Is it not possible that although %&-line parsing
is enabled, its functionality is restricted to
loading a different format file ?
phillip weidlich wrote:
> I would like to define the output (*.pdf) filename (pdflatex) inside my
> When using the console (debian linux) "pdflatex -jobname mynewfilename
> source.tex" works just flawless.
> So does it, if you use MikTex and in the first line you type:
> "%& -jobname mynewjobname"
> But using TexLive, it doesn't work.
> What makes me think this is a bug is the fact, that in the *.log file
> there is:
> "This is pdfTeXk, Version 3.141592-1.40.3 (Web2C 7.5.6) (format=pdflatex
> 2009.4.19) 9 JUN 2009 15:49
> entering extended mode
> %&-line parsing enabled.
> So apparently it *should* work but somehow it does not.
> Any ideas how to solve that problem?
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