[pdftex] Multiple references to image fails.

Heiko Oberdiek oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de
Sat Jun 14 10:17:01 CEST 2008

On Sat, Jun 14, 2008 at 09:10:31AM +0200, Taco Hoekwater wrote:

> Heiko Oberdiek wrote:

No, the comparison with ConTeXt was made by John Culleton:

> >> yields 21178 bytes, and takes 21 seconds to run.  It appears that this 
> >> is just 15,680 of fixed overhead.  If I add some text the overhead 
> >> grows to 16,197, not a big increase.
> The size difference is caused almost completely by the latin modern
> fonts, these do not subset neraly as well as computer modern.
> You could search the mail archive for discussions about this.

Again, with latin modern, the "Hello, World." example shows no
difference between plain-TeX and LaTeX:

    \csname bye\endcsname
Hello, World.

pdftex:   23946 bytes
pdflatex: 23946 bytes

Yours sincerely
  Heiko <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de>

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