[pdftex] a different printing problem

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard at kammer.uni-hannover.de
Mon Oct 22 22:31:50 CEST 2001

>>>>> "Allin" == Allin Cottrell <cottrell at wfu.edu> writes:

    > Every now and then I've noticed an odd problem printing from
    > Acroread a pdf file generated by pdftex (in the latest case,
    > pdfjadetex): printing proceeds to page n (where n is
    > substantially less than the full page count) then starts again
    > at the first page.  When this sort of looping occurs I've had to
    > kill the print job.

    > Does anyone know if the bug is most likely to be in the PDF, in
    > Acroread, or in the printer?

The first thing I would try is to use pdftops instead of AR.  It comes
with xpdf.


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