[pstricks] pst-pdf crashes pdfLaTeX under MiKTeX 2.7!!!
markuskrebs at web.de
Sat Feb 16 08:06:13 CET 2008
At 22:33 15.02.2008, you wrote:
>I am fairly certain that this is a bug related to the most recent MiKTeX
>update (a superficially similar problem with LaTeX and nfssfont was
>reported on comp.text.tex this morning), but I'm hoping that somebody
>can confirm this before I report it. I'm running MiKTeX 2.7 with Vista
>The minimal example below runs fine with LaTeX and produces the expected
>DVI. With pdfLaTeX it runs nearly to completion before Windows pops up a
>message saying "pdflatex.exe has stopped working." To look at the log
>file you'd never know it had crashed, but the PDF file it leaves behind
>is corrupt and cannot be opened.
No problem with latest MikTeX 2.7 on XP SP 2.
minimal.cls 2001/05/25 Standard LaTeX minimal class
pst-pdf.sty 2007/06/04 v1.1p PS graphics for pdfLaTeX (RN,HjG)
graphicx.sty 1999/02/16 v1.0f Enhanced LaTeX Graphics (DPC,SPQR)
keyval.sty 1999/03/16 v1.13 key=value parser (DPC)
graphics.sty 2006/02/20 v1.0o Standard LaTeX Graphics (DPC,SPQR)
trig.sty 1999/03/16 v1.09 sin cos tan (DPC)
graphics.cfg 2007/01/18 v1.5 graphics configuration of teTeX/TeXLive
pdftex.def 2007/06/12 v0.04h Graphics/color for pdfTeX
pstricks.sty 2008/01/22 v0.36 LaTeX wrapper for `PSTricks' (RN,HV)
pstricks.tex 2008/01/01 v1.20 `PSTricks' (tvz)
xcolor.sty 2007/01/21 v2.11 LaTeX color extensions (UK)
color.cfg 2007/01/18 v1.5 color configuration of teTeX/TeXLive
preview.sty 2006/08/25 11.84 (AUCTeX/preview-latex)
dvips.def 1999/02/16 v3.0i Driver-dependant file (DPC,SPQR)
This bug seems to be related to "Alan".
>It only happens with pst-pdf, but I don't think it's pst-pdf's fault.
>Some corroboration would be helpful for purposes of filing a bug report.
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