SCons / src / engine / SCons / Tool / pdf.xml


This file is processed by the bin/ module.
See its __doc__ string for a discussion of the format.
<tool name="pdf">
Sets construction variables for the Portable Document Format builder.

<builder name="PDF">
Builds a <filename>.pdf</filename> file
from a <filename>.dvi</filename> input file
(or, by extension, a <filename>.tex</filename>,
<filename>.latex</filename> input file).
The suffix specified by the &cv-link-PDFSUFFIX; construction variable
(<filename>.pdf</filename> by default)
is added automatically to the target
if it is not already present.  Example:

# builds from aaa.tex
env.PDF(target = 'aaa.pdf', source = 'aaa.tex')
# builds bbb.pdf from bbb.dvi
env.PDF(target = 'bbb', source = 'bbb.dvi')

<cvar name="PDFPREFIX">
The prefix used for PDF file names.

<cvar name="PDFSUFFIX">
The suffix used for PDF file names.
Tip: Filter by directory path e.g. /media app.js to search for public/media/app.js.
Tip: Use camelCasing e.g. ProjME to search for
Tip: Filter by extension type e.g. /repo .js to search for all .js files in the /repo directory.
Tip: Separate your search with spaces e.g. /ssh pom.xml to search for src/ssh/pom.xml.
Tip: Use ↑ and ↓ arrow keys to navigate and return to view the file.
Tip: You can also navigate files with Ctrl+j (next) and Ctrl+k (previous) and view the file with Ctrl+o.
Tip: You can also navigate files with Alt+j (next) and Alt+k (previous) and view the file with Alt+o.