[OS X TeX] How do I generate PostScript?
dlsmith at rice.edu
Sat Aug 2 13:23:46 EDT 2008
On Aug 2, 2008, at 11:00 AM, Maarten Sneep wrote:
> On 2 aug 2008, at 18:48, Dan Smith wrote:
>>> $ -> ls
>>> mathpartir.sty example.tex
>>> $ -> latex example.tex
>>> This is pdfTeXk, Version 3.141592-1.40.3 (Web2C 7.5.6)
>>> Output written on example.pdf (21 pages, 291315 bytes).
>>> Transcript written on example.log.
> If this command produces pdf, then there is an old-fashioned
> instruction in the tex file that switches output to pdf. Try
> latex -output-format=dvi example.tex
> If that still produces pdf, then you must change the file. Report
> back here, with the preamble of the file so we can help spot the
That's what I needed to know. I didn't realize that the contents of
the file could determine the output type, so I didn't do any debugging
Here's the culprit:
Apparently including the "pdftex" option there causes hyperref to
output something that forces pdf output.
Thanks for your help!
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