[pdftex] Default extension in pdftex.def?
davidc at nag.co.uk
Thu Dec 20 10:02:24 CET 2001
> Is there a reason, why pdftex.def does not have a default
> rule like dvips.def?
just that almost everyone uses eps with dvips, so that's an easy choice
for a default, but with pdftex there's png jpg and pdf all getting used.
You showed the internal syntax with \@namedef etc but you can use the
documented \DeclareGraphicsRule command in the preamble of your document
if you want to do this in a way that the tex file will work on other
sites,, or of course you can use a private config file.
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