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From: Nick Dokos <nicholas.dokos@hp.com>
To: Achim Gratz <Stromeko@nexgo.de>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: How to use texi2dvi for export to LaTeX?
Date: Thu, 16 Aug 2012 16:45:16 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <15717.1345149916@alphaville> (raw)
In-Reply-To: Message from Achim Gratz <Stromeko@nexgo.de> of "Thu\, 16 Aug 2012 22\:15\:59 +0200." <87vcgiioe8.fsf@Rainer.invalid>

Achim Gratz <Stromeko@nexgo.de> wrote:

> Marius Hofert writes:
> > I found http://orgmode.org/worg/org-dependencies.html and proceeded as described
> > there to set up texi2dvi for LaTeX export. I don't have the egrep bug mentioned,
> > so all I had to do was:
> >
> > 1) put this in ~/.emacs:
> >    (setq org-latex-to-pdf-process "texi2dvi -p %f"); use texi2dvi; see
> >    http://orgmode.org/worg/org-dependencies.html
> 
> This is missing a `'(…)´ around the string.  But you should rather use
> customize to change that variable, which should be a list of strings
> (just on in your case).  Org-latex needs to have been loaded before the
> variable can be customized, however.
> 

I fixed that on worg.

> > 2) put this in ~/.profile:
> >    PDFLATEX="pdflatex --shell-escape"
> >    export PDFLATEX
> 
> You might not want to do this either.  The canonical way to set the
> environment for a single command is to define it right there with the
> invocation of the command.
> 
>  (setq org-latex-to-pdf-process "PDFLATEX=\"pdflatex --shell-escape\" texi2dvi -p %f")
> 
> Or if your system still had the locale bug even
> 
>  (setq org-latex-to-pdf-process "LC_ALL=C PDFLATEX=\"pdflatex --shell-escape\" texi2dvi -p %f")
> 

I added this comment to worg as well, but note that the setqs need the '(...) treatment.

Nick

> 
> Regards,
> Achim.
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  reply	other threads:[~2012-08-16 20:45 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-08-16 19:43 Marius Hofert
2012-08-16 20:15 ` Achim Gratz
2012-08-16 20:45   ` Nick Dokos [this message]
2012-08-16 20:54     ` Achim Gratz
2012-08-16 22:49 ` Marius Hofert

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