{dvi} should be used for questions about the DeVice Independent format produced by the classic (la)tex compiler. If the question is about how to produce a dvi file with the classic (la)tex compiler then the tag {dvi-mode} should be used instead.

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upLaTeX & DVI output - “font file over” error

I use the upLaTeX (from TeXLive) and DVI output. The error font file over: C:\texlive\2013\texmf-dist\fonts\vf\uptex\jis\upjisr-h is appears. I've tried to set the C:\texlive\2013\texmf-dist to full ...
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good gray font / gftodvi: fatal: tfm file `gray.tfm' not found

After a recent upgrade, I get this whenever I try to invoke gftodvi: % gftodvi dbend.2602gf gftodvi: fatal: tfm file `gray.tfm' not found. Considering how badly the default gray font rendered in ...
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Can't get correct ps output using tikzmark

I was using tables-in-latex-with-diagonal-first-row as a guideline and everything was working fine as long as I kept using pdflatex in texmaker to get the pdf file. However, for submission I need a ...
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tikzipicture have different arrow tip colors in pdf output and dvi output

i have the following mwe \documentclass[tikz,border=4pt]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[->,>=angle 45,scale=3,ultra thick] \draw[help lines] ...
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Strange dvi output from `latex`

I've just compiled a .tex file from the shell using the latex command, and it looks as if the entire text of the file has been passed through some strange substitution cipher. Part of the .dvi output ...
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some Figures are cut from right side in dvi but correct when using the tex file

I am using winedt 6.0 and miktex 2.9 when i compile in winedt 6.0 using ctrl+shift+p , the output pdf file is perfect. but when creating the dvi file, some figures (eps files) are cut from the right ...
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dvi to pdf error: unknown token SDict, Interpretting PS code failed

How to clear this error, i cant produce dvi to pdf: ** WARNING ** Unknown token "SDict" ** WARNING ** Interpreting PS code failed!!! Output might be broken!!! ** WARNING ** Interpreting special ...
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dvisvgm wrong colors

I'm using dvisvgm to convert a tikz picture to an svg. However, the svg messes a few colors. All math text appears in black while I have it in red in the original tex file. Also, some circles have a ...