[pdftex] Why does pdflatex needs pictures?

David Carlisle davidc at nag.co.uk
Thu Jan 13 18:54:59 CET 2011

On 13/01/2011 17:38, HHa wrote:
> What I am looking for is a parameter/option that draws a rectangle with the size of
> the picture, like latex ... would do.

if the \includegraphics does not have the size specified in its 
parameters and the file is not available then the size is not available.
If the size is specified in the parameters then the draft/demo options 
should do this. Latex similarly can only leave the right size if the 
information is there.


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