[tex-live] Re: [OS X TeX] Re: Bug, presumably in texlive 2004
Gerben.Wierda at rna.nl
Mon Nov 22 13:03:43 CET 2004
On 22 Nov 2004, at 12:15, Vladimir Volovich wrote:
> "RM" == Ralph Martin writes:
>>> second, without more specific details (like full minimal test
>>> file, plus the log file), your bug report does not make much
> Thanks for the test file.
> I suspect that the following is going on:
> 1) latex in TeX Live 2004 is based on pdfetex engine
> 2) your latex.fmt file was not generated properly (i.e. by calling
> "fmtutil --byfmt latex"). As a result, the \pdfoutput macro
> remained defined, because pdftex-dvi.tex was not read when making a
> format file.
If Ralph is running TL2004 from my redistribution, the fmt files are
generated by fmtutil --all. I do not think this could be a problem.
> 3) the egpubl_SM.cls file contains some inportable code like this:
> \ifx\pdfoutput\undefined \pdffalse % we are not running PDFLaTeX
> \pdfoutput=1 % we are running PDFLaTeX
> This makes the graphics package think that we're running under
> pdflatex, instead of latex. As a result, you get an error, because
> pdflatex does not understand PS or EPS files.
I think this is the likely reason.
> To solve this problem, please try to re-generate the latex format
> prolerly, i.e. by running "fmtutil --byfmt latex".
I do not think that is the problem.
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