# [OS X TeX] parallel versus pdfsync

Alain Schremmer schremmer.alain at gmail.com
Wed Jan 23 11:46:21 EST 2008

On Jan 23, 2008, at 11:16 AM, Herbert Schulz wrote:

>
> On Jan 23, 2008, at 10:06 AM, Alain Schremmer wrote:
>
>> I am pretty sure that it isn't me and that the doesn't work properly.
>>
>> \documentclass[11pt]{book}
>>
>> \usepackage{pdfsync}
>> \usepackage{parallel}
>>
>> \begin{document}
>> 	 \begin{Parallel}{}{}
>> 	 \ParallelLText{left text}
>> 	 \ParallelRText{right text}
>> 	 \end{Parallel}
>> \end{document}
>>
>> Could this list confirm it and the tell me where to report? In
>> particular, is it pdfsync or is it parallel?
>>
>> Regards
>> --schremmer
>
>
> Howdy,
>
> It appears to be pdfsync. Commenting the \usepackage{pdfsync} makes
> it work.

Yes, sorry, I should have said that.

> I don't know what magic the parallel package uses but pdfsync
> sometimes has problems with magic being performed.

I take it that it isn't worth reporting?

As for myself, I will have to stop using pdfsync. Oh well, there it
always OS X sync.

Regards
--schremmer