[pdftex] Margin kerning changes

flip phillips flip at skidmore.edu
Mon Mar 4 19:23:40 CET 2002

On Monday, March 4, 2002, at 04:56  PM, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:

>>>>>> "flip" == flip phillips <flip at skidmore.edu> writes:
>> so, i'm a little bit confused here. on mac os x i just updated
>> to the latest teTeX distribution (the 'texlive' distribution). i
>> know that there were some changes to protcode / margin kerning
>> recently, but now, old documents that used to typeset just fine
>> w/ margin kerning seem to completely overshoot the right margin.
>> do i have some sort of protcode / pdftex version synchronizing
>> problem here?
> Does texlive now provide pdfTeX-1.0?


> Then please look into protcode.tex.  There you'll find sth. like
>     \ifnum\pdftexversion > 13
>         \ifnum \expandafter`\pdftexrevision > `g

And indeed you are correct- there was an older version on my path that 
did no such checking.... not quite sure how it got there, but w/ 1.0 it 
was a bit confused.

Thanks for the pointer!
flip phillips

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