[tldoc] dvipdfmx/gs news for TL21

Denis Bitouzé denis.bitouze at univ-littoral.fr
Tue Mar 16 08:06:16 CET 2021

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> De: "Karl Berry" <karl at freefriends.org>
> À: "tldoc" <tldoc at tug.org>
> Envoyé: Mardi 16 Mars 2021 02:27:57
> Objet: [tldoc] dvipdfmx/gs news for TL21

Hi Karl,

> Sorry about this, but we discovered a problem whose fix has enough
> user impact that it seemed necessary to put in the manual. I've just
> added this \item to texlive-en.tex, under Dvipdfmx:
>  \item Ghostscript is now invoked safely by default; to override
>      (assuming all input files are trusted), use
>      \verb|-i dvipdfmx-unsafe.cfg|. To use PSTricks with \XeTeX, this is
>      required, as in:
>      \verb|xetex -output-driver="xdvipdfmx -i dvipdfmx-unsafe.cfg -q -E" ...|

Sorry but I'm not sure to understand the last sentence. Does it mean that if 
we want to run `xetex` on a file `foo.tex` that contains some PSTricks code,
we have to run:

xetex -output-driver="xdvipdfmx -i dvipdfmx-unsafe.cfg -q -E" foo

All the best.

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