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common:creating_pdf [2010/05/24 14:06]
paalanen texi2pdf workaround
common:creating_pdf [2011/09/02 12:04] (current)
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 or a similar location. or a similar location.
  
-An example Makefile for pure PDF output and for converting EPS files to PDF: {{:​common:​files:​makefile4.txt|Makefile4.txt}} (save as ''​Makefile''​)\\ +An example Makefile for pure PDF output and for converting EPS files to PDF: {{:​common:​files:​makefile4.txt|Makefile4.txt}} (save as ''​Makefile''​) 
-**Note**: ​This Makefile uses ''​texi2pdf'',​ which is broken in recent Ubuntu and Debian versions: The literal tilde problem in [[https://​bugs.launchpad.net/​ubuntu/​+source/​texinfo/​+bug/​526974|Ubuntu #526974]] , [[http://​bugs.debian.org/​cgi-bin/​bugreport.cgi?​bug=487974|Debian #487974]] and [[http://​bugs.debian.org/​cgi-bin/​bugreport.cgi?​bug=534458|Debian #534458]]. One way to work around this is to download {{:​common:​files:​texi2dvi.txt|texi2dvi (texinfo 4.13)}} and save it as ''​$HOME/​bin/​texi2dvi''​ (''​texi2pdf''​ calls ''​%%texi2dvi --pdf%%''​). Adjust your ''​PATH''​ so it overrides the system ''​texi2dvi''​.+It also handles font embedding properly. 
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 +**Note**: ​The above Makefile uses ''​texi2pdf'',​ which is broken in recent Ubuntu and Debian versions: The literal tilde problem in [[https://​bugs.launchpad.net/​ubuntu/​+source/​texinfo/​+bug/​526974|Ubuntu #526974]] , [[http://​bugs.debian.org/​cgi-bin/​bugreport.cgi?​bug=487974|Debian #487974]] and [[http://​bugs.debian.org/​cgi-bin/​bugreport.cgi?​bug=534458|Debian #534458]]. One way to work around this is to download {{:​common:​files:​texi2dvi.txt|texi2dvi (texinfo 4.13)}} and save it as ''​$HOME/​bin/​texi2dvi''​ (''​texi2pdf''​ calls ''​%%texi2dvi --pdf%%''​). Adjust your ''​PATH''​ so it overrides the system ''​texi2dvi''​.
  
 An old example Makefile for creating PS and PDF output: An old example Makefile for creating PS and PDF output: