[OS X TeX] Very Neat LaTeX Based CD Cover Printer

Gary L. Gray gray at engr.psu.edu
Mon May 31 14:30:38 EDT 2004

On May 31, 2004, at 1:44 PM, Herb Schulz wrote:

> I just came across BackCoverCD, an Applescript program used within 
> iTunes.
> It uses LaTeX, Ghostscript and ImageMagick to print front \emph{and 
> back} CD
> covers. It uses Gerben's install of Ghostscript and ImageMagick and 
> can also
> be easily configured to use gwTeX for its pdflatex instead of its 
> supplied,
> stripped down teTeX. Once you have it configured you can get rid of the
> ``internal'' teTeX folder. I also modified the base LaTeX document for 
> my
> default letter paper and to use the latin modern font.
> Go to <http://trad.applescript.free.fr/bccd_us.html>. The US localized
> version is still set up for a4 paper (that's why I changed the default
> document). There are links to French and German versions there too.

This is VERY cool! Thank you for pointing it out.

All the best,

-- Gary

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