producing a PS file from TeX (Marc Schwartz)
mjs at ces.clemson.edu
Sun Dec 4 21:48:08 UTC 2005
On Sun, 4 Dec 2005, William John Murray wrote:
>> Robert Cahn wrote:
>>> I'm trying to use dvips to produce a ps file. On Fedora dvips seems only to
>>> send the output to lpr. Is there a way of taking file.tex (which includes
>>> .eps figures) and producing file.ps?
>>> /Bob Cahn
>>> Gipsy Trail Club
>>> Carmel, NY
>> You need to specify the Output file explicitly:
>> dvips TeXFileName -o OutputFileName.ps
>> See 'man dvips' for more information.
>> Marc Schwartz
> Hi guys,
> man dvips is not helpful in telling you where the config file is.
> /usr/share/texmf/pdvips/config/config.ps is the name, a rather odd one
> to my mind. Anyway, edit that, and comment out the pipe to printer. This
> is a very counter-intuitive (and potentially expensive) default.
> Could it be changed for FC5?
Individual users can set these defaults for themselves using the
texconfig(1) CLI utility. Individual user settings are kept in
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