[tex-live] epstopdf: Image inclusion failed

gnwiii at gmail.com gnwiii at gmail.com
Wed Dec 20 20:01:42 CET 2006

On 12/19/06, Steven Woody <narkewoody at gmail.com> wrote:

> i am on Cygwin and i am using dvipdfm to generate pdf documents with
> eps images.  in the config of dvipdfm, i used the following line,
> D "epstopdf --outfile=%o --nocompress %i"
> but the running of dvipdfm always results in an error, e.g,
> contract.dvi -> contract.pdf
> [1(./gridpath.1<PS>The system cannot find the path specified.
> Conversion via ->epstopdf --outfile=\s3o0. --nocompress ./gridpath.1<- failed
> )
> pdf: image inclusion failed for (gridpath.1).
> ]
> 141204 bytes written
> and, in my Cygwin system, the command 'which epstopdf' gives,
> /c/TeXLive2005/bin/win32/epstopdf,
> and, 'which gswin32c' gives,
> /c/TeXLive2005/bin/win32/gswin32c
> can anyone please help me to get over this problem.

Time is running short, so I can't really investigate, but my guess is
that you are using metapost graphics (suggested by the .1 extension)
and gswin32c doesn't know about the fonts.  Pdflatex can use metapost
files directly.

George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia

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