[ESS] ess-swv-pdflatex-commands options

Ista Zahn izahn at psych.rochester.edu
Fri Mar 11 22:55:17 CET 2011

Thanks Rodney. Seems silly to have to install texinfo separately, as
most of it is included in MikTeX, so I'll cobble together a .cmd
script as you suggest.


On Fri, Mar 11, 2011 at 4:47 PM, Rodney Sparapani <rsparapa at mcw.edu> wrote:
> On 03/11/11 03:37 PM, Ista Zahn wrote:
>> Hi,
>> MikTex appears not to have texi2pdf, so the default setting of
>> "texi2pdf" in ess-swv-pdflatex-commands options does not work. I can
>> change it to texi2dvi, except that I actually want a .pdf. From the
>> command line a can run "texi2dvi -p", but if I set this as a value to
>> ess-swv-pdflatex-commands and try to use it I get "ess-swv-PDF:
>> Searching for program: no such file or directory, texi2dvi -p"
>> Any suggestions?
>> Thanks!
> Well, you could install texinfo which does have texi2pdf.  Or
> you could just create a texi2pdf script something like the
> following for the Bourne shell:
> #!/bin/sh
> texi2dvi -p "$@"
> Or similar for a .cmd file.
> Rodey
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Ista Zahn
Graduate student
University of Rochester
Department of Clinical and Social Psychology

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