On Fri, Jul 9, 2010 at 5:46 PM, Michael Talbot-Wilson <m...@view.net.au> wrote: > I've just installed ConTeXt "minimal" and had a look at "ConTeXt, The > Manual". I typed in the example document that starts at the bottom of > page 13 (called it eg.tex) and ran context. It produced the file > eg.pdf and I notice that it ran luatex with the option > "--backend=pdf". > > Thanks, those who have done massive amounts of advanced work on > ConTeXt and luatex, huge projects which are costing me nothing. But, > I have a problem. > > I have a PostScript printer. I'd prefer not to have to run pdf2ps. Does not AdobeReader help here ? > > How can ps output be produced directly? "context --backend=ps eg" > doesn't do it and there is nothing about --backend or other options in > the index, of "ConTeXt, pdf and dvi are the only backend . In mkiv (I suppose you are using mkiv because of "context" ) the pdf backend is actually the only backend.
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