[OS X TeX] LaTeX on iPad?

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Sat Mar 6 17:45:19 CET 2010

On Mar 6, 2010, at 7:15 AM, Jonathan Kew wrote:

> It'd be easy to port TeX/pdfTeX/LaTeX/etc to the iPad. (We showed e-TeX and a prototype DVI viewer running on the iPhone last year; see Kaveh's presentation from TUG '09, for example.)

Just out of curiosity, how did you do this?  My understanding is that you can't fork/exec on iPhone, so I didn't think the task approach used by TeXShop and others would work.

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