[pdftex] Re: [XeTeX] xelatex does not find pdf graphics ?

Olaf Weber olaf at infovore.xs4all.nl
Wed Sep 22 13:07:32 CEST 2004

Will Robertson writes:
> On 22 Sep 2004, at 7:21 PM, Jonathan Kew wrote:

> I've cross-posted this to the pdftex list for their information...

>> But pdfTeX also uses the kpathsearch library to locate graphics
>> files, as can be seen with a test such as
>> % pdftex -kpathsea-debug=1
>> This is pdfTeX......
>> **\relax
>> *\pdfximage{hello.jpg}
>> which generates reams of trace output showing the paths where
>> "hello.jpg" is sought.
>> Interestingly, it also shows that pdfTeX tries adding a .tex
>> extension to the image filename given; I'm not sure that's
>> appropriate!

Depending on the exact way \pdfximage is implemented, it may be

Olaf Weber

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