[OS X TeX] batch convert eps to pdf using epstopdf

Piet van Oostrum piet at cs.uu.nl
Fri Mar 8 15:11:45 EST 2002

>>>>> Hanspeter Schaub <HanspeterSchaub at mac.com> (HS) writes:

HS> I have a simple question.  I have installed the teTeX distribution for OS
HS> X.  Using the command line program epstopdf, I only seem to be able to
HS> convert one eps image at a time.  How can I batch convert a set of *.eps
HS> files?  I only know some very basic UNIX stuff, but I figured that must be
HS> a slick way to do this?

In a terminal window:

foreach f (*.eps)
epstopdf $f

You could make this into a shell script.
Piet van Oostrum <piet at cs.uu.nl>
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