Problem with LaTeX

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 Mats Bengtsson wrote: > Developers, is the tex backend supposed to be actively supported? No. people that use the TeX backend are supposed to know what they are doing. If they need help with TeX's errors, they clearly do not fall in the target group. I have retained the backend (with the functionality of letting TeX compute bboxes) at the specific request of Werner. --   Han-Wen Nienhuys - [hidden email] - http://www.xs4all.nl/~hanwen_______________________________________________ lilypond-user mailing list [hidden email] http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/lilypond-user
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 In reply to this post by Olivier Baudouin Olivier Baudouin wrote: > Lilypond 2.5.31 compiled on Mandriva 2005 > > Lilypond makes ps, pdf and tex files ( \$ lilypond -b tex -f tex xxx.ly) > > But I can't applies LaTeX on my tex file ! > > \$ latex xxx.tex I'm certainly not a TeXpert, but .tex files should generally be processed either by TeX or LaTeX. As far as I know, LilyPond (the main program lilypond)  outputs a TeX file, so simply try this: \$ tex xxx.tex -- John Mandereau <[hidden email]> _______________________________________________ lilypond-user mailing list [hidden email] http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/lilypond-user
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 In reply to this post by Mats Bengtsson-6 Am Donnerstag, 16. Juni 2005 13:14 schrieb Mats Bengtsson: > Developers, is the tex backend supposed to be actively supported? > > Olivier, do you have any specific reason to use the TeX code? > By default, LilyPond 2.5.xx generates Postscript code directly. > If you want to include some music examples in a LaTeX document, > you should use lilypond-book which automates the process. > > If you, for some strange reason, really want to use the tex backend, > then you have to add some settings so that your TeX environment > finds the relevant files. The easiest solution then is to copy > the file lilypond-profile from version 2.4, update the path in > the file to point to your current LilyPond installation tree and > then source the file. However, I wouldn't be surprised if it doesn't > work since I guess nobody has used this backend in the latest 2.5.xx > versions. > >     /Mats > Is it possible to get text with font metrics/kerning using the 2.5.x versions? If yes, the reasons for still wanting to use the TeX backend are indeed strange. If not, they're obvious. I switched back to 2.4 because of that. Robert _______________________________________________ lilypond-user mailing list [hidden email] http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/lilypond-user
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 In reply to this post by Han-Wen Nienhuys > I have retained the backend (with the functionality of letting TeX > compute bboxes) at the specific request of Werner. And I have no time currently to work on this, sorry.     Werner _______________________________________________ lilypond-user mailing list [hidden email] http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/lilypond-user