[OS X TeX] Re: MacOSX-TeX Digest #1553 - 11/12/05

Piet van Oostrum piet at cs.uu.nl
Mon Nov 14 10:12:09 CET 2005

>>>>> Maarten Sneep <maarten.sneep at xs4all.nl> (MS) wrote:

>MS> I assume there are good reasons to use an eps file. What you can try,  at
>MS> least for the writing version is to convert the figure to jpeg at  a
>MS> reasonable resolution and high quality. This figure can then be  translated
>MS> into eps again (make sure you do not overwrite the  original file, you have
>MS> been warned!). You can do this with  ImageMagick's convert. The final eps
>MS> should be able to just include  the jpeg as is, postscript level 2 can do
>MS> this - others will probably  start to tell us about the most optimal tools.

I wouldn't use jpeg for this kind of picture. Jpeg isn't good with sharp
lines. PNG or other lossless formats would be better.
Piet van Oostrum <piet at cs.uu.nl>
URL: http://www.cs.uu.nl/~piet [PGP 8DAE142BE17999C4]
Private email: piet at vanoostrum.org
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