[tex-live] apparent bug in detex

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Wed Nov 3 15:28:13 CET 2010

On Wed, Nov 3, 2010 at 10:17 AM, Adam R. Maxwell <amaxwell at mac.com> wrote:
> On Nov 3, 2010, at 03:35 , 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
> It's not.  We used to ship it as part of BibDesk, and it was fast
> on my 500 MHz G3 (a PowerPC).

It was not my complain - I simply reproduced it mistakenly thinking
that it was a part of TL distribution. And I just checked on my office
G4: fast


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

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