[tex-live] dvips cannot find figures

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Wed Dec 28 10:41:40 CET 2005

> It's the z option in config.ps, and probably the comment in there should
> also mention absolute pathnames, not only commands in \special.

Yes, I found it, is now using this:

% z1 is "secure", i.e., inhibits execution of `shell commands` in
% \specials.  Dvips allows this by default.
% z1

I haven't found anything hinting this to absolute paths... which is the 
real issue here. It takes a little while figuring out whats wrong.


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