[OS X TeX] OT: eps2eps and fonts

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sat Jul 16 18:48:07 EDT 2005

On Jul 16, 2005, at 5:18 PM, Bruno Voisin wrote:

> Le 16 juil. 05 à 23:32, Peter Dyballa a écrit :
>> I tried to use eps2eps too and saw the same: PostScript fonts get  
>> rendered to bitmaps!
>> Maybe ps2epsi is a better optimizer. It generates as output a new  
>> file which conforms to  Adobe's Encapsulated PostScript  
>> Interchange (EPSI) format. (EPSI is a well-known form of EPS that  
>> has at the beginning of the file in the form of PostScript  
>> comments a bitmapped version of the final page.) This file still  
>> has the PS fonts. Usage is simple:
>>     ps2epsi file.eps [file.epsi]
> Hi Peter,
> I found where it lives <http://gisle.aas.no/perl/>, but how is it  
> installed: simply but putting it somewhere in $PATH (like at /usr/ 
> local/bin)?
> Bruno


i've already got an ps2epsi in /usr/local/bin/ that I think was put  
there by the ghostscript installer. Are you sure you don't already  
have it?

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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