[OS X TeX] ps2pdf13? (was TeXShop won't open ...)

Gary L. Gray gray at engr.psu.edu
Thu Oct 10 09:41:24 EDT 2002

On Thursday, October 10, 2002, at 09:25  AM, Bruno Voisin wrote:

>> Why use 13 instead of 12? Should this also be changed in the TeXShop 
>> settings? If so, is it simply a matter of changing the Distiller 
>> (ghostscript) path to
>> /usr/local/bin/ps2pdf13
>> or is there more to it than that? Does something also need to be 
>> changed in the TeX + dvips + distiller section?
> It's related to a problem with misplaced accents (first found on this 
> list in the thread "[OS X TeX] Accent bug with times", and in another 
> thread afterwards), if you use the TeX + GhostScript route instead of 
> pdfTeX. The script ps2pdf calls ps2pdf12 by default, and then you have 
> this reported problem; if you call ps2pdf13 directly, the problem 
> disappears. That's what I observed at least in the reported case.

Aha. Thank you.

Is the solution outlined above the way to make TeXShop call ps2pdf13 
when typesetting using TeX + Ghostscript? Did I miss anything?

Thank you,

-- Gary L. Gray

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