[pdftex] jpeg vs pdf (was: Speeding up PDFLaTeX by skipping file
ms at artcom-gmbh.de
Thu May 15 11:57:11 CEST 2003
On 2003-05-15 04:40:22 +0200, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> And you could convert all your jpg files to pdf because this
> speeds up the pdflatex run significantly. Otherwise pdftex has to do
> the jpg -> pdf conversion.
I haven't timed jpeg vs. pdf, but I don't think jpeg is much
slower than pdf, since the jpeg inclusion shouldn't do much more
than wrapping the jpeg in pdf (i.e. not interpret the jpeg). But
I could be wrong.
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