|Short:||A module to run external programs on the contents of start-stop evironment|
|Description:||The filter module provides a simple interface to run external programs on the contents of a start-stop environment. Options are available to run the external program only if the content of the environment have changed, to specify how the program output should be read back, and to choose the name of the temporary files that are created. The module is compatible with both MkII and MkIV.|
|Module maintainer:||Aditya Mahajan|
|License:||BSD License (simplified)|
Message: Bugfix release. * The inteface of \splitfilename changed due the which \externalfilterbasename was incorrect. Using the new interface now.