The Joy of TEX 2 PDF — Acrobatics with an Alternative to DVI Format

@inproceedings{Sojka1996TheJO,
  title={The Joy of TEX 2 PDF — Acrobatics with an Alternative to DVI Format},
  author={Petr Sojka and Han The Thanh},
  year={1996}
}
This paper presents a discussion about generating Portable Document Format (PDF) directly from TEX source using a prototype TEX2PDF program. This is a derivative made from the TEX source which allows us to bypass DVI output generation, and to produce documents in Adobe PDF directly. Motivations for the TEX2PDF approach are discussed and further possible… CONTINUE READING