Files need convertign from Mac Cd Rom?

Rob Leslie
Tue, 01 Jun 1999 14:28:00 -0400


> I have a catalog of eps and tiff files on a CD Rom
> They are in Mac HFS format.  When I pull the files off of there (using
> hfsutils in Linux, NT version doesn't do cds yey), the files get a .bin
> extension and everything seems corrupt.  .txt files are fine,
> but .eps and .tiff files will not load in gimp, ghostview, etc.

You probably want to copy all the files in either text or raw mode. The
resulting files with .bin extension are in MacBinary format, which is most
likely not what you want.

EPS files should transfer fine in text mode, but TIFF probably needs raw.

Robert Leslie