[OS X TeX] Track Changes - Functionality for collaborative work
bkerstetter at mac.com
Tue Feb 21 18:15:44 EST 2006
On Feb 21, 2006, at 11:12 AM, Winfried Zettelmeyer wrote:
> Another (4) possibility I have just tried is to produce a WORD file
> from the pdf output file to have the reviewers use their customary
> track changes tool on the doc text. However, I could not manage to
> save my 215 page pdf file as doc. It took about 40 minutes and
> Adobe Professional hung up (not responding) while saving the last
> page. Of course, formatting, tables etc. would be gone in that doc
> file anyway.
Have you tried tex4ht like this:
htlatex filename "html,0"
This should create an html file your colleagues could open in word,
edit, save as a doc file and send back. I was thinking you might have
trouble with longtable, but tex4ht appears to have provisions for
htlatex filename "html,3"
will break the output into html files at \sections.
tex4ht runs from the terminal. there are some macros that allow you
to run it from TeXShop, I think, and there is a Mac OS X GUI here:
but I have zero experience with the macros or the GUI, and find the
command line easy to use.
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