[pdftex] SVG and pdftex.

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Tue Nov 3 16:48:57 CET 2009

On Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 10:37 AM, Martin Schröder <martin at oneiros.de> wrote:
> 2009/11/3 John Culleton <john at wexfordpress.com>:
>> Is luatex the replacement for pdftex insofar as development is
>> concerned?
> IMHO yes.
> Best
>    Martin

As I wrote - running lualatex (and disabling microtype) over a huge
tex source produced identical result to pdflatex - but pdf file was
15.8 MB rather than 14.1

On the other hand removing

resulted in pdf (with pdflatex) 20.1MB.

Why such difference in size between pdflatex and lualatex?


Victor Ivrii, Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto

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