In the X Window System, is there a program to preview a DVI file which I created with TeX or LaTeX?
In the X Window System,
xdvi allows you to view
DVI files, page through documents, zoom in, and perform many
other word processor preview functions. To view DVI files, at the
Unix prompt, enter:
In the above example, replace
file.dvi with the name of your
For more information about
xdvi, at the Unix
To convert a file named
file.dvi to PostScript and view it
using GhostScript, at the Unix prompt, enter:
dvips file is file.ps
At Indiana University, for personal or departmental Linux or Unix systems support, see At IU, how do I get support for Linux or Unix?
Last modified on August 22, 2008.