[OS X TeX] PDF translation (Mac->Windows) problems
bvoisin at mac.com
Sun May 4 17:46:56 CEST 2008
Le 4 mai 08 à 01:21, Christopher Allen a écrit :
> I use LaTeX with Tex+Ghostscript (because I've had better luck with
> PSTricks; PDFTricks had trouble reproducing some things) on TeXShop
> to create .pdf files. I use the default font. The problems, however,
> seem to be coming later. That doesn't seem to be the culprit,
> though. Typically I'm trying to send someone one chapter from a 50-
> page or 180-page lab book I've written. I open the book in Preview
> 4.1 on Mac OS X 10.5.2. I then print to .pdf whatever pages I want
> and send that smaller .pdf file.
> When an error occurs, the parts that are written in bold show up
> along with the general formatting. However, the rest of the
> characters show up as dots, as with option-8 on a Mac. Acrobat
> Reader says there is a problem with the embedded font.
Does it get better if you use the pdfpages package instead of Preview,
to extract pages from the TeXShop PDF output?
Example of use (with pdfTeX of course), for extracting pages 7 then
1--4 say, separated by a blank page, of file origpdffile.pdf in the
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