{pstricks} does not work with the pdftex compiler. {pdftricks} does similar work on PDF documents with shell-escape on the web2c TeX compiler only.

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PDFTricks with standalone class

This is a PDFTricks question much more than a PSTricks question. I am trying to use PDFTricks to compile a PSTricks document with the standalone class. I believe I have followed the manual's ...
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PSTricks with standalone class and newpage or pagebreak

Can I use page breaks with the standalone class with PSTricks? Are there limitations? Or is there some mistake in my code? I have been nearly successful in running the code below with PSTricks and ...
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\resizebox and pdftricks: Argument of \next has an extra }

I used \resizebox to resize my tabular environments. Since I have to get rid of postscript stuff in order to use xelatex, I am experimenting with pdftricks. But it seems to be impossible to use ...
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Use of pdftricks with memoir

below is a (long, non-working) minimal example for use of pdftricks with the memoir document class. It is based directly on the (shorter, working) minimal example of use of pdftricks found at ...
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Can you have hyperlinks to locations in different PDFs?

It's possible to hyperlink to another PDF file using Adobe Acrobat using the following LaTeX code: \href{run:target.pdf}{Click me!} If this is placed in source.pdf, then you can click on the ...
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Automagically externalising pdftricks and TikZ pictures

My thesis currently has a few pdftricks pictures and tikz pictures. It takes a while to compile over here Scott says he has some scripts to automate externalising TikZ pictures. I'm looking ideally ...