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hvextern – Write and execute external code, and insert the output

This package allows to write , , Cont, , Lua, Lua, , XeLaTeX, Lua, Perl, or Python source code into an external file, run that file via shell-escape to create PDF, PNG, or text output, and include that output automatically into the main document.

Version0.24 2022-05-11
LicensesThe Project Public License 1.3c
Copyright2016–2022 Herbert Voß
MaintainerHerbert Voß
Contained inTeX Live as hvextern
MiKTeX as hvextern
TopicsComp supp
Experimental 3
External code
Image support

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