[tex-live] texlive under ubuntu cannot find proper .bb file for png image file

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Sat Aug 1 16:54:25 CEST 2009

On 31 July 2009 Robin Fairbairns wrote:

 > thus, if jin huang wants to continue using bitmaps in his dvips
 > output, he needs either to revert to miktex, or to use one of the
 > bitmap->eps packages that exist (i don't recall which are available
 > in tex live, if any).

TeX Live only provides sam2p for Windows.  It is assumed that sam2p
is part of all major Linux distributions and that it can be installed

sam2p is much faster than convert and produces much smaller files
without loss of quality.  



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