CTAN update: pst2pdf
Date: January 4, 2010 10:59:34 PM CET
Herbert Voss wrote:
> I uploaded pst2pdf.tgz to the uk mirror. Please delete _all_
> files in the directory /graphics/pstricks/scripts/
> and put tthe new ones in there
> pst2pdf is a Perl script which can run any document
> in pdf mode which contains Postscript related code.
> It creates for every Postscript code snippet an own
> image as eps, pdf, and/or png. In a last pdflatex run
> the pdf or png images are inserted instead of the
> Postcript code.
> this update (v 0.10) of pst2pdf has a new documentation
> for using pst2pdf and better testfiles.
thanks for the upload; i have installed the files and updated the
Users may view the package's catalogue entry at
or browse the package's directory at
The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) overnight tonight.
For the CTAN team
pst2pdf – A script to compile PSTricks documents via pdfTeX
The script extracts the preamble of the document and runs all
separately through LaTeX with the same preamble as the original
document; thus it creates EPS, PNG and PDF files of these
snippets. In a final pdfLaTeX run the script replaces the
environments with \includegraphics to include the
Detail documentation is acquired from the document itself via
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