[tex-live] possible problem with thumbpdf
heiko.oberdiek at googlemail.com
Wed Jul 7 15:55:44 CEST 2010
On Mon, Jul 05, 2010 at 08:51:27PM +0200, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> On 5 July 2010 Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I just noticed lshort fails to compile with TL'2010 (running live
> > from svn). The error seems to happen during thumbpdf's run (which
> > is surprising, because according to its banner it has not been
> > update since TL09).
> My first thought was that it has something to do with ghostscript, but
> it also fails with much older versions (8.15, for example).
> I also created a format file with \pdfminorversion=4 because this was
> changed recently, but it still fails.
Because thumbpdf uses the plain format
(with default setting \pdfminorversion=5, \pdfobjcompresslevel=2).
Update of thumbpdf 3.11 is on its way, its sets
\pdfobjcompresslevel=0 and \pdfminorversion=4 for its intermediate
Thanks for the bug report.
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