[XeTeX] Four Initial - General Problems with files

Jonathan Kew jonathan_kew at sil.org
Sat Apr 26 09:46:32 CEST 2008

On 26 Apr 2008, at 3:42 am, snvv wrote:

> Hello
> I tried the %%!TEX TS-program = latex in the first line but the  
> file is not
> compiled with latex.
> Then I compiled with xelatex -no-pdf <file_name.tex>. In this case  
> it creates
> a file_name.xdv file but in my distribution there is no xdv2pdf  
> "program" to
> convert it to PDF.

xdv2pdf is only for Mac OS X; on Linux, use xdvipdfmx. But that's  
what xetex uses automatically anyhow, so separating the two stages  
won't make any difference to the results (it may sometimes help in  
tracking down problems, though).


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