[rfa/5] add PDF target to doc directory

Andrew Cagney ac131313@cygnus.com
Sun May 28 17:26:00 GMT 2000


Paul Hilfinger wrote:
> 
> For some time now, I have been using ordinary LaTeX (2e), plus dvips
> with Type 1 font definitions for the CMR fonts, and plus ps2pdf based
> on recent versions of Ghostscript (currently I have 6.21, although
> anything after 6.0 worked, plus some before whose version numbers I
> don't remember).  Together, these do a very nice job. The PDF file
> inserts Type 1 font definitions instead of bit-mapped fonts, things
> look quite nice on the screen, and many Distiller-style markups
> (including everything needed for the hyperref package in latex).

(I'm not sure what ``Distiller-style markups'' means)
Anyway, how does the usability of the generated pdf document compare
with:
  http://sourceware.cygnus.com/gdb/5/onlinedocs/gdb.pdf.gz

Andrew


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