[XeTeX] Four Initial - General Problems with files

Jonathan Kew jonathan_kew at sil.org
Sat Apr 26 09:44:52 CEST 2008

On 26 Apr 2008, at 1:49 am, Herbert Schulz wrote:

> On Apr 25, 2008, at 7:37 PM, snvv wrote:
>> 1st. When I use the xy-pic package to produce some graphs the
>> quality of the
>> graph (especially the circle) is really bad. On the other had using
>> tex the
>> output is really nice either as dvi, ps or pdf.
> Howdy,
> How are you compiling the file? You should use TeX+Ghostscript to use
> xy-pic since it produces Postscript. Put the line
> %%!TEX TS-program = latex
> as the first line of the file and the default compilation for that
> file will be TeX+Ghostscript.

No, that won't make any difference; that's a TeXShop thing, but the  
OP is using Linux.

(Moreover, TeX+Ghostscript wouldn't be a solution anyway for anything  
that uses xelatex!)


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