[pdftex] "Linearized hint data" problem

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Mon Aug 18 17:55:37 CEST 2003

```At 23:13 18/08/2003 +1000, Jennifer Howlett wrote:

>After reading Ivo Welch's message saying that pdfopt is unreliable, I
>tried
>it on two of my files, documents of about 130 pages & 230 pages
>respectively.
>It worked fine on one, but on the other I got an error, something about
>"/rangecheck in --get--". I do use \pdfliteral in the 2nd file, just to
>change the color of text corresponding to links. I wouldn't have thought
>my use of it was faulty -- I don't believe I have anything complicated
>like color changes continuing across page breaks. I'm not using pdflatex
>or context, just plain with a few added macros (for equation numbering
>etc.).
>Is it perhaps true that pdfopt is likely to have trouble whenever
>\pdfliteral's
>are used? (If so, I guess hyperref would upset it.)

what version of pdftex do you run?

Hans
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