[XeTeX] pstricks and dvi output in xelatex
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Fri Jul 30 09:25:12 CEST 2010
Am Fri, 30 Jul 2010 00:18:44 +0100 schrieb George:
> Also, even if I do that, I still don't get pstricks diagrams to render
> correctly with xelatex. The pstricks webpages instructs users to not use
> pdflatex to compile, but rather to go down the dvi->ps->pdf route to get
> pstricks diagrams to render correctly. How can I get correct diagrams in
Most of pstricks will work fine with xelatex out of the box. The
driver xdvipdfmx will use the internal ghostscript mgs to convert
the graphics on-the-fly during compilation.
If this slows down compilation too much you can use (auto-)pst-pdf
or the preview package to generate external pdf-picture first.
Btw: There is perhaps still an error in the pstricks package of
If you get an error "xdvipdfmx.cfg missing" you should retrieve it
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