[pdftex] inclusion of PDF file fails

Victor Ivrii vivrii at gmail.com
Wed Jan 25 00:31:54 CET 2012

On Tue, Jan 24, 2012 at 5:38 PM, Reinhard Kotucha
<reinhard.kotucha at web.de> wrote:
> On 2012-01-24 at 15:18:55 -0500, john Culleton wrote:

> PdfTeX aims for stability now.  It already supports everything which
> can be supported by a system which extends Knuth's TeX,  adding
> support for Unicode and OTF would mean to write it from scratch, more
> or less.
> It's still maintained.  In this respect, it's similar to Knuth's TeX.
> Is there anything you are missing?

My limited experience with lualatex shows that it is backward
compatible with pdflatex and if some front-end comes with the default
engine lualatex instead of pdflatex, 99% of users would not notice

I am missing the respect to links (internal or external) when
including pdf (via pdfpages f.e., attachfile is a

> Regards,
>  Reinhard
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