[texhax] jpeg into LaTeX
daleif at imf.au.dk
Mon Mar 20 10:01:27 CET 2006
Douglas Tallant :
> To whom it may concern, greetings.
> I've been frustrated by something for the longest time. I can't find a
> way to get any kind of picture/diagram into a Latex program. I've been
> told that I can convert a jpeg into a PDF format, but I don't have
> Adobe. I tried to use Microsoft Publisher to convert to post script,
> but I don't have a post script printer.
> Do you have any ideas?
> I've also had trouble getting to different fonts. I can't use 'Rustic,'
> for example.
(1) use pdflatex instead of latex, pdflatex supports jpg. You will have to
convert all of your eps files into PDF using something like epstopdf.
(2) create a PostScript wrapper for the jpg. Google for 'jpeg2ps' which is
a nice little program for doing just that.
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