[Mac OS X TeX] OSX 10.1 crashes on epstopdf'ed pdf's

Georges Vael gvael at innas.com
Wed Oct 31 12:54:05 CET 2001

<x-flowed>Suspected this was the problem, glad it wasn't me.
I will workaround and I report the bug to Apple.
Gerbens mail and my response to Rosses request for files to reconstruct 
the problem with crossed. I'll leave them at the web for anyone 
interested or for Apple's  bug killers ;-).


On woensdag, oktober 31, 2001, at 12:28 , Gerben Wierda wrote:

> This is a known extremely serious bug in Apple's Quartz display engine. 
> Please report this bug to Apple. Many have and the more do, the more 
> quickly we will get a fix. There is nothing Cocoa developers can do 
> about this at the moment.
> There are more bugs (and omissions) in 10.1's PDF engine.
> A workaround is to open these files only in Acrobat (which only in a 
> limited way uses Quartz), either the Carbon version under OS X 10.1 or 
> the 4.05 version in Classic. Another workaround is using Acrobat 
> Distiller or PStill, both seem to produce PDF that does not trigger the 
> Quartz bug so easily.
> G

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