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From: David Maus <dmaus@ictsoc.de>
To: Manuel Amador <amador.manuel@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Problem when exporting to PDF to a different directory
Date: Sun, 08 Aug 2010 14:26:29 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87hbj5jnnu.wl%dmaus@ictsoc.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20100803195602.GW1712@gmail.com>

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Manuel Amador wrote:
>Hi everybody,

>I am running into the following issue.

>I would like to export certain subtrees of an org file to a particular
>directory. I set the export property as follows:

>* Test 1
>   :EXPORT_FILE_NAME: some_directory/some_name
>   :END:

>When I try exporting the above subtree as a pdf (say for example, by running
>C-c C-e 1 d), the .tex file is created in the appropriate target directory, but
>the .pdf file is created in the current directory (while emacs mistakenly
>reports that the pdf was not created). Is there a way to get this to work

This is a glitch in Org mode and I'm on it to provide a patch.  The
problem is, that pdflatex creates the output file in current directory
unless we pass the -output-directory switch[1].

I think using this option is better than temporarily switching the
working directory.

  -- David

[1] Which is available here with pdfTeX 3.1415926-1.40.10-2.2 (TeX
Live 2009/Debian
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      parent reply	other threads:[~2010-08-08 16:45 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2010-08-03 19:56 Problem when exporting to PDF to a different directory Manuel Amador
2010-08-07  9:00 ` [PATCH] " Noorul Islam
2010-08-13 20:44   ` [Accepted] " Carsten Dominik
2010-08-08 12:26 ` David Maus [this message]

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