[OS X TeX] Auto bounding box for LaTeX document ?
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Jun 21 22:15:10 CEST 2005
On Jun 21, 2005, at 2:52 PM, Maarten Sneep wrote:
> On 21 Jun 2005, at 15:19, Pierre Chatelier wrote:
>>> Not quite one step but it seems to work (...) run pdfcrop
>> Yes, it is a solution, but pdfcrop is not available with every
>> latex distribution. And my problem is in fact to use pdflatex in
>> LaTeXiT instead of (latex, dvips, epstopdf), so I cannot rely on
>> the the fact that pdfcrop is available.
> For some background info: http://www.xs4all.nl/~msneep/articles/
> You can do it in a single step: the preview package does that for
> you, and it works with all displayed and in-line material. The
> problem is that you don't get a baseline offset (but neither does
> using pdfcrop). If someone has an idea for obtaining the baseline
> offset while still accepting multi-line equations, I'm all ears.
Very nice article Maarten! I remember that the baseline problem was
brought up when we were first talking about using a (not necessarily
`the') LaTeX Equation Editor to produce equations using LinkBack for
Pages. I didn't realize that the reference being made in the inquiry
here was also referring to that problem.
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)
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