[XeTeX] Pipes in XeTeX

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Thu Jul 29 09:44:52 CEST 2010

Am Mon, 26 Jul 2010 16:37:02 +0200 schrieb Florian Gilcher:

> I really like the following feature of pdftex and others for development purposes: 
>   \input{|"darcs changes -s"} % print a detailed log of changes
> and include that into my document as a "running log" for other reviewers. 

> xelatex does not seem to understand this line and prints "! LaTeX
> Error: File `|"darcs changes -s".tex'" instead. Is there any way
> of making xelatex to behave like pdflatex in that respect?

In miktex xetex supports pipes. 

Ulrike Fischer 

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