[tex-live] Installation: dviout\dviout.exe not found

Ingo H. de Boer idb at winshell.org
Thu Feb 26 21:55:59 CET 2009

Hi Siep,

 > Why would a .vbs file make things worse than they already are? For
 > w2k and later, you can't get around wscript/cscript anyway AFAIK.
Sure, why not. You can use batch files, config files, write programs ;-)
Hmm.. I always thought .vbs might be a source for viruses ?!

 > dviout.exe with a very long list of options and parameters. With
 > vbscript, I could do this without introducing multiple scripting
 > layers and therefore also multiple-level quoting problems.
Well... Maybe I do not understand the problem. But my WinShell 
autoconfig calls also directly dviout.exe... With a simple single line:
-1 myfile.dvi "# line_number "tex_file.tex""


Ingo H. de Boer

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