From: Juan Leal <juanleal@ca...> - 2006-03-31 09:01:50
open your eps file with tiff preview with GSview, go to file/PS to EPS,
check Automatically calculate Bounding Box, and the new saved file will work
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From: "John Owens" <john_owens@...>
Sent: Thursday, March 30, 2006 5:28 PM
Subject: [MiKTeX] tiff previewed eps files cause "no bb" error in latex
>I tried to send this to miktex-users, but the mail bounced, saying it
> was "pharma ban" spam. So I filed it as a gmane bug - link below,
> where there's details.
> Brief summary: Including eps files using includegraphics, when the eps
> file has a tiff preview, fails in MiKTeX (2.4) but works in tetex
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From: John Owens <john_owens@ya...> - 2006-03-31 15:44:27
Juan Leal <juanleal <at> cantv.net> writes:
> open your eps file with tiff preview with GSview, go to file/PS to EPS,
> check Automatically calculate Bounding Box, and the new saved file will work
> with MiKTeX.
The bounding box info is already in the file, just after the tiff preview.
I think it would be much better if MiKTeX just used the bounding box info
that's there, as pdfetex (tetex) does. It's not a great solution to have to
manually open and resave every single eps file.
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