[OS X TeX] What's in Mac-TeX 2007 in general?

Robert H. Sloan sloan at uic.edu
Fri Jun 15 08:22:50 EDT 2007

Two related questions:
a. Is there a list someplace on the web that has every little thing  
that's in the the Mac-TeX distribution?
b. Is there a place to request that this or that be added in the next  

I'm in about the same situation as the previous writer, but my need  
is for latex2html.

On Jun 14, 2007, at 7:00 PM, TeX on Mac OS X Mailing List wrote:

> Subject: Re: [OS X TeX] Does Mac-TeX 2007 include latex2rtf?
> From: "Alan Munn" <amunn at msu.edu>
> Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2007 17:52:49 -0400
>> Hy list
>> I need to install a new distribution of tex (I used gwtex since now)
>> because I need to share a document for 'collaborative' editing and
>> hence to convert it to rtf or txt. I thought about installing the Mac
>> Tex 2007 distribution. But is latex2rtf included? If not, how can I
>> obtain it (without fink).
>> Thanks for help.
> I don't think it installs it, but the MacTeX distribution installs
> i-installer, which you can use to install latex2rtf.  Remember, gwTeX
> (and i-installer) isn't dead, it's just that Gerben no longer
> provides support.  The packages themselves are still updated
> regularly.  Many of us actually have both distributions running on
> our machines (overkill, perhaps, but sometimes it comes in handy.)
> So you have two options: you could continue using Gerben's gwTeX (but
> update your installation to the version based on TeX Live) or you
> could install the MacTeX distribution and use the included
> i-installer to install latex2rtf. (Of course if you interpret the
> 'or' inclusively you have a third option.)
> Alan
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