[OS X TeX] Re: Necessary i-Packages for gwTeX Install

Bastian Philipps bph at gmx.info
Fri Jan 20 16:48:42 EST 2006

Herbert Schulz said the following on 20.1.2006 22:31 Uhr:
> On Jan 20, 2006, at 3:18 PM, Bastian Philipps wrote:
>>     * FreeType 2
>>     * Ghostscript 8
>>     * FontForge
>>     * Fondu Mac Font Tools
>>     * TeX
>>     * CM-Super
> Howdy,
> If you use FontForge, etc., within X-11 make sure that X-11 is installed 
> BEFORE you do these installs.

As I only need FontForge to be able to use Latin Modern in the GUI, I 
guess I am fine without X-11 ;-)

> If you ever use the epstopdf package (for using eps figures with 
> pdflatex) or other converters I'd suggest the ImageMagick package too. 
> The only ``problem'' left with it the inability to convert wmv files; 
> how many of those do you use? I've also put together a tiny tiftopng 
> package to convert tif files to png which are readable by pdflatex too.

Hm, as Photoshop itself supports eps as well as pdf and can convert back 
and forth, I guess I am leaving ImageMagick out of the lope.

> Good Luck,
> Herb Schulz

Thanks for the quick help

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