[OS X TeX] conversion droplets

Joseph C. Slater joseph.slater at wright.edu
Fri Aug 4 16:53:54 CEST 2006

On Aug 4, 2006, at 10:21 AM, Rene Borgella wrote:

> Hello all:
> I've used two droplets, Droplatex2rtf and Droprtf2latex2e, over the
> years for converting docs.  I'm reinstalling a system and apps on a
> computer and can't seem to find anywhere to download fresh copies of
> these two droplets.  Does anyone know where I can find them?  Have  
> they
> been supplanted by something else?

I recall those being very old classic apps. The underlying engines  
have coma a long way since then. You can install both of them using i- 
Installer. However, to do conversion, you then have to use the  
command line latex2rtf filename.tex or rtf2latex2e filename.rtf .

There may be GUI interfaces to them. Since the command line execution  
is so simple, it's hardly worth the bother. However, a droplet can  
made using

Just edit one of the example scripts, and make your own droplet.

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