Generating PostScript and PDF Documents

PS and PDF documents are generated by so-called drivers. The name of the driver is to be specified as an option in the following notes: Figures, Colours, PDF Hyper References. The listed commands are compulsory for the given driver.

Driver: dvips

Driver: pdftex

  pdflatex <file>.tex

Driver: dvipdfm

Useful hints

How to tell apart pdftex and other drivers:

    \usepackage[dvips]{graphics} %\usepackage[dvipdfm]{graphics}

See Compiling LaTeX Documents and PDF Bookmarks

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