[pdftex] request for help with pictures and pdflatex

Alfred K. K. Wong awong at eee.hku.hk
Wed Aug 7 22:00:35 CEST 2002

Thanks for the pointer. However, another problem is encountered.  I
installed the newer version of pdftex (compiled the code and replaced
the files pdftex, pdftex.pool, and ttf2afm); but got the following error
when running pdflatex:

This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159-14h-released-20010417 (Web2C
(Fatal format file error; I'm stymied)

with the input:

% fix the seminar class




I must have overlooked something simple.  Please advise.


Best regards,

> "Alfred K. K. Wong" wrote on Wed, 07 Aug 2002 08:27:58 +0800:
> >
> > I am writing to seek help on the following problem.  Using pdflatex
> > [(Web2C 7.3.1) 3.14159-0.13d]
> This version is ancient. A bug concerning graphics embedding
> has been corrected since then.
> Please update.
> regards
> Stephan

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