[OS X TeX] pdfsync.sty 1.0 beta testing

Simon Spiegel simon at simifilm.ch
Mon Sep 11 11:09:05 EDT 2006

On 11.09.2006, at 16:08, Jérôme Laurens wrote:

> Hi list,
> before I package up pdfsync.sty for CTAN and possibly texlive, may  
> I ask you to make some tests.
> Some internals have changed and the whole package have grown much  
> stronger. There "should" be less typesetting differences when using  
> or not pdfsync.
> It would be very nice from you to test pdfsync.sty against a file  
> that failed to compile with earlier versions, and report either  
> when it fails or succeeds.
> If it does not work, and if you have some time, maybe you can try  
> to enclose between \pdfsyncstop  \pdfsyncstart the part of the code  
> pdfsync.sty seems to dislike...
> Also, if you experience some problem with a layout being different  
> when using pdfsync.sty
> please try again disabling pdfsync with \pdfsyncstop just after  
> \begin{document}
> If pdfsyncstop is as strong as expected, the layout problem should  
> no longer appear
> usage
> standard: \usepackage{pdfsync}
> nothing \usepackage[off]{pdfsync}
> Other options: nopar,nocr,nohbox,novbox,nomath
A first quick testing indicates that pdfsync doesn't like David  
Kastrup's bigfoot package.

Simon Spiegel
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