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Batch convert EPS to PDF

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In Mac OS X, the application Preview will automatically open your EPS files as PDFs and offer you to save it as PDF when you are done. However, sometimes it does not manage to convert to PDF properly. You may then resort to the command ps2pdf. To batch convert several EPS files in your current […]

There are a few reasons you may need to add a style (*.sty) file to your LaTeX distribution manually instead of using the repositories. First, you may have obtained a newer version than the one that exists in the repos. Second, the style file may not even exist in the repos. The following works for […]