[OS X TeX] EPS figures black/white reversed in Preview

Jung-Tsung Shen jushen at gmail.com
Thu Jan 5 16:30:50 EST 2006

On 1/5/06, John Peterson <john.peterson20 at comcast.net> wrote:
> I have had a similar problem, but without going through all the steps
> taken by JT.  On some occasions, with no discernable pattern, I have
> had some eps figures show in the preview with black/white reversed.
> This is not restricted to black and white figures, but when the
> background is black I cannot see what has happened to the colors.
> This has happened when the document has been saved in Illustrator and
> I use epstopdf in TeXshop.  I have found that (some times) if I
> reopen the eps file and save it in pdf format and then call the
> figure as foo.pdf rather than foo.eps, I get the colors showing
> correctly.
> John

Thanks for the reply. I used WARMFigToPDF to generate labels, so I
couldn't do what you did ...

Strangely, I changed the distiller engine from Ghostscript to Apply
Distiller, then the problem is gone and the figures showed up normal

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