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Re: A problem running LaTeX from a daemon

Marc Balmer <> writes:

> I have a daemon that provides a webservice (using FastCGI behind
> a lighttpd server) on NetBSD 5.0. It produces PDF documents by
> creating a .tex file, then running LaTeX, dvips, and ps2pdf on
> it.
> The  exact sequence of command is:
> latex <filename> >/dev/null
> latex <filename> >/dev/null

I'd suggest "latex -interaction nonstopmode <filename>"
or "-interaction batchmode" for non-interactive use.
(Also, you may need to run it one more time.)


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