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Old 05-01-2005, 06:53 AM   #1
abd_bela
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How to generate ps from texinfo


Hi every body,
I've downloaded the linuxcookbook.deb, unfortunatly, it generates html format, I want pdf or ps, so i downloaded the source linuxcookbook-1.2.orig.tar.gz,
there is a directory info which contains cookbook.info*
and other files *.texinfo, and of course images, txt files...

I want to create a ps (or pdf file) , how to do it
thanks a lot

PS: I tried to generates from Html file a pdf with htmldoc, but there are big iamges and tables so it failed

best regards
bela
 
Old 05-02-2005, 06:58 PM   #2
mjrich
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Run the following from within the above directory
Code:
texi2pdf cookbook.texinfo
If you receive complaints about not being able to find certain image files, you may need to convert them first. For example...
Code:
for f in *.eps; do ps2pdf $f; done
Cheers,

mj
 
  


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