[tex-live] dvips cannot find figures
frank at kuesterei.ch
Wed Dec 28 12:22:40 CET 2005
Lars Madsen <daleif at imf.au.dk> wrote:
>> It's the z option in config.ps, and probably the comment in there should
>> also mention absolute pathnames, not only commands in \special.
> Yes, I found it, is now using this:
> % z1 is "secure", i.e., inhibits execution of `shell commands` in
> % \specials. Dvips allows this by default.
> % z1
> I haven't found anything hinting this to absolute paths... which is
> the real issue here. It takes a little while figuring out whats wrong.
In the dvips info manual, the very short description for z only says
that it is the same as the commandline switch -R, and there you have the
explanation. But you are right, it should also be in config.ps.
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