[pdftex] pgf and tikz

Jim Diamond Jim.Diamond at acadiau.ca
Sat Apr 8 23:11:00 CEST 2006

On Sat, Apr  8, 2006 at 18:01 (-0300), Jim Diamond wrote:

> Inspired by a TeX message I saw earlier today to be like Hercule
> Poirot, I discovered that if I comment out

> \let\ProvidesFile\ProvidesPackage

> in miniltx.tex, then everything seems to work fine.

> I don't know the full ramifications of commenting this out, can anyone
> give an informed opinion?

OK, here's an opinion more informed than 5 minutes ago... it breaks
all sorts of other things (pdftex.def, color.cfg, ...)

Back to the original question... does anyone see why xkeyval.tex gets
so upset if ProvidesFile is defined?  And anyone see what the correct
fix is?


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