[pdftex] Please help with *.tif pictures...

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Mon Jul 23 15:18:04 CEST 2001

y&y wrote

> At 09:14 2001-07-23 +0300, "re" wrote:
>  > why cannot i in PDFLaTeX include *.tif or *.tiff picture.
>  > Hi says: LaTeX Error: Uncnown graphics extension: .tiff
>  > or: LaTeX Error: Uncnown graphics extension: .tif

you're probably fooling pdflatex into thinking it's latex simple, by




pure and simple, and if that doesn't work, try


may not work, but try before asking again.

> Few TeX systems support TIFF as an imagie format.
> Given that there are literally several hundred image and
> graphics format, most implementations support only
> a few and rely on conversion for the rest.

this is true.  however, pdtex is one of the few that does, and re
is obviously using it.

> P.S. Y&Y TeX supports TIFF :-)

true but irrelevant, i submit...

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