[texhax] Integrating LaTeX and external program with auxiliar file
st_philipp at yahoo.de
Sat Apr 24 12:36:21 CEST 2010
Am 24.04.2010 um 11:46 schrieb José Romildo Malaquias:
> In order to implement a package for highlighting source code in LaTeX
> with the help of the external program pygmentize
> (http://www.pygments.org), I am considering the following procedure:
> 1) first compilation of the document: the contents of every ocorrences
> of the 'pygments' environment are colected and written to the
> auxiliar file \jobname.pygments.
> 2) an auxiliar program pygmentex processes the auxiliar file
> \jobname.pygments, replacing every snippet of source code by a
> highlighted version, using the pygments system, producing a new
> auxiliar file \jobname.pygmented.
> 3) second compilation of the document: the contents of the 'pygments'
> environment, now already hightlighted, are recovered from the
> \jobname.pygmented file, and used in the final typesetting of the
> I am looking for references on how to implement this procedure in
> LaTeX. Any help?
it's already been done, see the minted package
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