[texhax] pdflatex could not recognize .eps

Jan Eden lists at jan-eden.de
Tue Nov 4 16:20:45 CET 2003


you have to use latex to include .eps graphics. pdflatex only knows about jpeg or pdf. But you can convert your eps data into pdf using epstopdf via the command line.



Tran Hong Quang wrote:

>I use package graphicx in order to add .eps file into my latex file. I then
>use \includegraphics{my_file.eps}.
>Then I run latex, no problem. Since I need .pdf or .ps file, so I use
>pdflatex ti compile but I got error.
>LaTeX error: Unknown graphics extension.
>I then tried dvi2ps: no error, but the document .ps is nearly blank.
>Anyone can help me out? Thanks
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