[OS X TeX] extrange error

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Feb 7 20:33:46 CET 2010

On Feb 7, 2010, at 12:24 PM, Daniel Becker wrote:

> Am 07.02.2010 um 16:41 schrieb Herbert Schulz:
>> Easiest is to simply drop the eps files onto TeXshop. Do it one at a time and see if any of them give rise to trouble and don't convert. TeXShop will display the pdf after the conversion.
> Or use \usepackage{epstopdf} typeset your .tex file with pdflatex (no intermediate dvi). Then the conversion will be done (in the background) with a script called epstopdf. (Automatically)
> An alternative is using the script epspdf for the conversion. Then try \usepackage{epspdfconversion}.
> Maybe you should have a look at
> http://mactex-wiki.tug.org/wiki/index.php?title=Graphics#Including_graphics_in_your_LaTeX-document 
> Daniel


As a side note, more recent versions of the epstopdf package (as of ?) allow you to re-program the conversion so you can use epspdf or any other ``on the fly'' converter.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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