[tex-live] texlive guide entry for 2014

Hironobu Yamashita h.y.acetaminophen at gmail.com
Fri Jan 13 13:59:46 CET 2017


2017/01/13 18:36, jfbu <jfbu at free.fr>:

> Can someone confirm that since TL2014 there is no need
> on Unix-like systems to prepare beforehand .xbb
> files for graphics inclusion of .png, .jpeg, ..., 
> when doing latex+dvipdfmx or platex+dvipdfmx ?
> (and that it was either needed before, or at least
> shell-escape had to be enabled) ?

I remember xbb files were necessary for TL2014 or earlier.
Japanese people has been heavily using dvipdfmx, so they added
extractbb to their local texmf.cnf by hand

Hironobu Yamashita

More information about the tex-live mailing list