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everyshi belongs to the ms bundle, which consists of several packages by Martin Schröder. If TeX Live or MiKTeX is used, you don't need to install everyshi as single package, such as by compiling everyshi.ins or everyshi.dtx. Instead, use the package manager (tlmgr or mpm, respectively) to install the ms package provided by both distributions.

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I installed the AUCTeX according to its manual. I wrote a small tex file, but I did not figure out how to get a side-by-side preview like that of TeXStudio for example. I found one here called latex-preview-pane. It works but still do not get a PDF only bohemic script instead (see image below). Author of latex-preview-pane here. It looks like (as ...

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I have been having a similar problem. It is related to the pdf getting locked by Adobe Reader. Once Adobe opens the file, the compile error occurs. I delete the files (like the questioner), and compile works, but the error returns when I open it again in Adobe. I don't think the [g], as Martin Schroder suggests, was the solution.

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Sean's comment helped to find out, that MikTex's lualatex was trying to download the packages, even though the packages were already installed previously. Going into the MikTex Settings (Admin) program and changing Ask to Yes for installing packages on the fly, then running compilation again, resolved a hangup and produced a file.

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This one works well under Linux: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{auto-pst-pdf} \ifpdf \usepackage{tikz} \else \usepackage{pst-barcode} \fi \begin{document} foo % \begin{pspicture}(0,-5mm)(2.5in,0.4in) \psbarcode{AB123456}{includetext height=0.375}{code39} \end{pspicture} \begin{pspicture}(-0.4in,0)(5mm,2.5in) ...

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Just for reference: I've reported the issue to the TeXlive mailing list. See here for the start of the thread. Short 8.3 file names will be supported in TeXlive 2015.

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