Generating and Reading PDFs

The best command to use is
which uses the PDFtex package (see Do not use dvipdf as the resulting PDFs are fuzzy.

Unfortunately, recent versions of pdflatex do not accept .eps files. One possible solution to this is to create pdfs from your eps files using epstopdf. The latex source file (the .tex file) should be edited so that a file containing a graphic object is referred to by it basename only. For example, changing

would mean that latex will find the eps file, and pdflatex will find the .pdf file and both are happy.

Reading PDFs

Some of the apps you can use to view, and in some cases (evince, xournal) annotate PDF files are below:, 6-Oct-2003 Last modified: Friday, 06 September 2019