[OS X TeX] Using eps files

facenda at us.es facenda at us.es
Tue Mar 9 15:11:38 CET 2010

Hi again,
I have the option -shell -escape (as it installs by default mactex2009)

The console says
[Loading MPS to PDF converter (version 2006.09.02).]
)sh: epstopdf : command not found
This message appears on the notebook but in imac works fine, the installation is the same. I do not understand why.

The file is: (latex tempalte fron texshop)
\usepackage{geometry}                % See geometry.pdf to learn the layout options. There are lots.
\geometry{letterpaper}                   % ... or a4paper or a5paper or ... 
%\geometry{landscape}                % Activate for for rotated page geometry
%\usepackage[parfill]{parskip}    % Activate to begin paragraphs with an empty line rather than an indent
\DeclareGraphicsRule{.tif}{png}{.png}{`convert #1 `dirname #1`/`basename #1 .tif`.png}

\title{Brief Article}
\author{The Author}
%\date{}                                           % Activate to display a given date or no date




and the log file:

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entering extended mode
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File: epstopdf-sys.cfg 2009/10/26 v1.1 Configuration of epstopdf for TeX Live
No file sample.aux.
\openout1 = `sample.aux'.

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*geometry auto-detecting driver*
*geometry detected driver: pdftex*
-------------------- Geometry parameters
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\@twosidetrue \@mparswitchtrue 
(1in=72.27pt, 1cm=28.45pt)
[Loading MPS to PDF converter (version 2006.09.02).]
Package epstopdf Info: Source file: <figure.eps>
(epstopdf)                    date: 2010-03-09 15:01:26
(epstopdf)                    size: 48325 bytes
(epstopdf)             Output file: <figure-eps-converted-to.pdf>
(epstopdf)             Command: <epstopdf --outfile=figure-eps-converted-to.pdf
(epstopdf)             \includegraphics on input line 20.
runsystem(epstopdf --outfile=figure-eps-converted-to.pdf figure.eps)...executed

Package epstopdf Info: Result file: <figure-eps-converted-to.pdf>.

! Package pdftex.def Error: File `figure-eps-converted-to.pdf' not found.

See the pdftex.def package documentation for explanation.
Type  H <return>  for immediate help.
l.20 \includegraphics[]{figure}
? s
OK, entering \scrollmode...
(./sample.aux) ) 
Here is how much of TeX's memory you used:
 2965 strings out of 493848
 38204 string characters out of 3149207
 91588 words of memory out of 3000000
 6039 multiletter control sequences out of 15000+200000
 8462 words of font info for 33 fonts, out of 3000000 for 9000
 875 hyphenation exceptions out of 8191
 41i,4n,26p,345b,192s stack positions out of 5000i,500n,10000p,200000b,50000s
Output written on sample.pdf (1 page, 40065 bytes).
PDF statistics:
 22 PDF objects out of 1000 (max. 8388607)
 0 named destinations out of 1000 (max. 500000)
 1 words of extra memory for PDF output out of 10000 (max. 10000000)

Any help would be appreciated
José A. Facenda

----- Mensaje original -----
De: Herbert Schulz <herbs at wideopenwest.com>
Fecha: Martes, Marzo 9, 2010 2:15 pm
Asunto: Re: [OS X TeX] Using eps files
A: TeX on Mac OS X Mailing List <macosx-tex at email.esm.psu.edu>

> On Mar 9, 2010, at 3:16 AM, José A. Facenda Aguirre wrote:
> > Hi,
> > thanks for the answer.
> > I have installed MacTeX 2009 in a macbook pro and an imac i5.
> > I have the problem in the notebook; imac has no problem. The 
> document contains these lines: (is latex template fron texshop)
> > 
> > \documentclass[11pt]{amsart}
> > \usepackage{graphicx}
> > \usepackage{epstopdf}
> > \DeclareGraphicsRule{.tif}{png}{.png}{`convert #1 `dirname 
> #1`/`basename #1 .tif .png}
> > \begin{document}
> > \includegraphics[]{figure}
> > \end{document}
> > I have the file figure.eps
> > The macbook pro gives the mentioned error but the imac works well. 
> What's the problem in the notebook?
> > Any help would be appreciated
> > José A. Facenda
> > 
> Howdy,
> I have no problem compiling your document! This is with MacTEX-2009 
> and TeXShop 2.33. Did you check that there is a --shell-escape option 
> set for the pdflatex engine in 
> TeXShop->Preferences->Engine->pdfTeX->Tex & Latex: the lines should 
> look like
> pdftex --shell-escape --synctex=1 --file-line-error
> and
> pdflatex --shell-escape --synctex=1 --file-line-error
> respectively. The --shell-escape option is needed by the epstopdf 
> package since it must access the command line from within your 
> pdflatex run.
> One other thing, although it has nothing to do with your problem: the 
> epstopdf package was updated for MacTeX(TeX Live)-2009 and the way 
> your set up new conversions has changed. Instead of
> > \DeclareGraphicsRule{.tif}{png}{.png}{`convert #1 `dirname 
> #1`/`basename #1 .tif .png}
> you should use
> \epstopdfDeclareGraphicsRule{.tif}{png}{.png}{convert #1 \OutputFile}
> \PrependGraphicsExtensions{.tif}
> Note that the epstopdf package that comes with MacTeX-2009 also does a 
> conversion figure.eps->figure-eps-converted-to.pdf rather than 
> figure.eps->figure.pdf. It also appends. rather than prepends, the 
> .eps extension to the list of extensions to look for. That means that 
> if it finds a figure.pdf it will use it even if you want it ti use 
> figure.eps. You can get back original behavior by creating a file 
> named epstopdf-sys.cfg that contains the lines
> % to get old behavior foo.eps->foo.pdf as well as update,prepend
> \epstopdfsetup{program at epstopdf=epstopdf,verbose,update,prepend,prefersuffix=false,suffix=}
> % tif->png
> \epstopdfDeclareGraphicsRule{.tif}{png}{.png}{convert #1 \OutputFile}
> \PrependGraphicsExtensions{.tif}
> and place it in ~/Library/texmf/tex/latex/config/ (create necessary 
> nested folders as needed and ~ is your HOME directory). With the file 
> above the ability to convert tif->png will be loaded automatically too 
> so you won't need it in your source file.
> Good Luck,
> Herb Schulz
> (herbs at wideopenwest dot com)
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