[OS X TeX] AMS-TeX
bb at creativeeyes.at
Sat Sep 22 13:20:21 EDT 2007
On 2007-09-22, at 16:26, David Watson wrote:
> I didn't pay attention to the fact that your question was about AMS-
> TeX, so to answer your specific question, you could edit your
> document with the editor of your choice, save the file to disk, and
> then open up a terminal and then type "cd " followed by dragging
> the folder where your file is located and then typing "enter".
> Next, type "amstex <myfile.tex>" and it should use the AMS-TeX
> system to typeset your document.
> you should be able to open the output with "open <myfile.dvi>" at
> the command-line, or to use another utility such as dvips or dvipdf
> to convert your file to postscript or portable document format, if
> you need to distribute the document.
I didn't try this (since I don't have amstex documents), but since
(at least in my i-installer installation) amstex is only a link to
pdftex, it should work to just typeset the document in TeXShop using
the default engine?
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