[OS X TeX] LaTeXit inserts inline text too high.

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Mon Jun 2 07:04:06 EDT 2008

Le 2 juin 08 à 10:56, George Nurser a écrit :

> 2008/5/31 Maarten Sneep <maarten.sneep at xs4all.nl>:
>> On 31 mei 2008, at 09:50, George Nurser wrote:
>>> When I use LaTeXit as a service to insert an inline equation into  
>>> the
>>> text in either pages or TextEdit, it seems to put the equation  
>>> half a
>>> line too far upwards.
>>> This is with LaTeXit 1.15.0 and either Pages 3.02 or TextEdit v 1.5,
>>> Leopard, 10.5.3.
>>> Is there any way of adjusting the height of the equations?
>> see http://mactextoolbox.sourceforge.net/articles/baseline.html for a
>> discussion of the underlying reasons for this problem. I'm not sure  
>> this can
>> actually be resolved with pages of textedit.
> Thanks Maarten for the link.
> It seems a great pity that this isn't possible. If it were, Pages+
> LaTeXiT would be useful for short documents; as it is they are not.
> Perhaps I'll post at MacResearch and hope that some Apple people
> notice.

That does not solve your problem (I wish it would: I'm Pages user  
too!), but for OpenOffice and NeoOffice the OOoLaTeX macros do perform  
baseline correction (using PNG or EMF, not PDF):


Bruno Voisin

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