[OS X TeX] rtf2latex2e problems

George Gratzer gratzer at ms.umanitoba.ca
Thu Dec 6 10:04:00 EST 2007


An off-topic observation. Your quote -- I believe -- originates with  
Paul Erdos. But the quote is:

A mathematician is a machine that turns coffee into theorems and  

This is, of course, a very important change.

Secondly, "coffee" refers to espresso coffee.


On Dec 6, 2007, at 8:45 AM, Peter Dyballa wrote:

> Am 06.12.2007 um 09:56 schrieb Daniel Becker:
>> I see, thanks. Is it sips that is used by preview.app?
> Not directly. Sips uses resources of Mac OS X, frameworks. And so  
> does Preview. Therefore both can handle similiar graphics formats.
> The command 'otool -L <programme name> | sort' (where programme name  
> can also be /Applications/<Application>.app/Contents/MacOS/ 
> <Application>) will reveal which frameworks or libraries a programme  
> or application uses. Preview, which has to use Carbon, Cocoa,  
> OpenGL, Quartz, ... for display, and sips both use  
> ApplicationServices.framework, sips also needs  
> CoreFoundation.framework (to handle byte order or XML) and  
> QuickTime.framework (to handle graphics containers and compression).
> --
> Greetings
>  Pete
> "A mathematician is a machine that turns coffee into theorems."
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