[texhax] Re: [pstricks] Choosing between graphic include files

Joel Salomon joelcsalomon at gmail.com
Wed Dec 21 20:52:46 CET 2005

On 12/21/05, Herbert Voss <LaTeX at zedat.fu-berlin.de> wrote:
> \includegraphics{file name} _without_ an extension will
> always choose the right one.

So there's no need for ifpdf and \DeclareGraphicsExtensions that
someone sent me?

> BTW: there is no need to create a pdf or eps by hand,
> choose package pst-pdf and a script, which does it all ...
> http://www.dante.de/CTAN/graphics/pstricks/contrib/pst-pdf/

I've been creating the grahics standalone, using the following (Windows) script:
latex %1.tex
dvips -E %1.dvi -o %1.ps
epstool --copy --bbox %1.ps %1.eps
epstopdf %1.eps
It's a variant of the scripts from

Thanks for the help,

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