[tex-live] apparent bug in detex

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Wed Nov 3 14:09:19 CET 2010

On Wed, Nov 3, 2010 at 7:57 AM, Richard Koch <koch at math.uoregon.edu> wrote:
> Folks,
> Victor Ivrii wrote "My understanding is that the problem (painfully slow performance of
> pdftotext and may be some other executables) is endemic to MacOSX arch
> ppc and I also believe that it was compiled by Richard Koch."
> This binary isn't on my machine at all and isn't part of MacTeX. Where did you get
> it?
> Dick

I already wrote "Oops" as Herb Schultz corrected me. My conjecture is
that it came either from attempt to compile xpdf or from compilation
of poppler


Victor Ivrii, Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto

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