[tex-live] TL2005 and windvi

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Tue May 9 02:44:50 CEST 2006

>>>>> "gnwiii" == gnwiii  <gnwiii at gmail.com> writes:

  > I have ImageMagick installed separately, so I'm not sure if it was
  > in TL2005.

ImageMagick depends on a lot of external libraries.  I think that
integrating it into TL consumes too much time.

I hope that TeXLive-2006 will include sam2p.


sam2p can convert plenty of bitmap formats to EPS or PDF.  It is
incredibly fast and produces extremely small files without loss of

  > At some point I also ran into problems with the version of perl in
  > TL2005, 

It would be nice if you could provide some details.  Maybe it can be
fixed in TL-2006.


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