[tex-k] dvips question or problem not sure which
Warren L Dodge
warrend at mdhost.cse.tek.com
Tue Jul 8 09:40:51 CEST 2003
Thank you everyone for their help in this. The -l does the trick.
> Date: Tue, 8 Jul 2003 10:47:10 -0400
> From: karl at freefriends.org (Karl Berry)
> Cc: kakuto at fsci.fuk.kindai.ac.jp, tex-k at mail.tug.org
> I had to quote the =1 to not get a directory
> stack error message
> That sounds like a function of the shell you're using, nothing about dvips.
> dvips -p "=1" -n 50 -o e emacs.dvi
> This is dvips(k) 5.92b Copyright 2002 Radical Eye Software (www.radicaleye.com)
> ' TeX output 2003.05.06:1137' -> e
> . <cmr8.pfb><cmsy9.pfb><cmti10.pfb><cmtt9.pfb><cmsl9.pfb><cmbx12.pfb>
> <cmb10.pfb><cmsl10.pfb><cmtt10.pfb><cmsy10.pfb><cmr10.pfb>    
>    ... 
> It's doing what it's being told to do ... It is starting at the first
> physical page, and ending 50 pages later. The confusion is that there
> are two pages numbered `1', two pages numbered `2', and so on. This is
> due to various infelicities in texinfo.tex.
> If you really want to end at the page numbered 50, you can use -l 50.
> Also, you may wish to create emacs.dvi like this:
> texi2dvi -t @setcontentsaftertitlepage -t @setshortcontentsaftertitlepage\
> That way, the short and full contents will be printed after the title
> page (where they should be), instead of at the very end of the document.
> Happy printing,
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