[OS X TeX] recent update with I-installer and strange error

Alain Matthes alain.matthes at mac.com
Sun May 7 10:54:39 EDT 2006

Le 7 mai 06 à 15:15, Peter Dyballa a écrit :

> Am 07.05.2006 um 14:47 schrieb Alain Matthes:
>> Fourier.map is  enabled and i can run pdflatex on my file and  
>> fourier is used !
>> At the screen, the result is very nice but i can't print it with  
>> texshop and texniscope; I can only print with acrobat reader 7.07  
>> and ONLY with a printer postscript (HL 2070 BROTHER)
> So it's obviously one of those typical bugs in printer drivers. The  
> printer driver needs to translate from PS or PDF to whatever your  
> non-PS printer understands -- and makes mistakes. You should report  
> this bug to the manufacturer of the printer driver programme.
> (It's obviously not a good idea to use non-PostScript printers.  
> They're good for MS Word users, maybe. Or to print pictures instead  
> of text.)

I agree with you but until now I did not have a problem, even with  
complicated figures with pstricks....

Now i'm sure that there is a problem with Apple distiller and with  
tex + ghostscript it is preferable to use Ghostscript distiller.


Alain Matthes

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