[texhax] Unicode Replacement Character/Glyph in Standard TeX

Douglas McKenna doug at mathemaesthetics.com
Thu Jan 15 16:35:02 CET 2015

I wrote:

>   And the graphics and xcolor packages turn out to be unnecessary.

According to Steven B. Segletes on stackexchange,


the above assertion is incorrect, these packages are necessary.  I thought they weren't because when I deleted them from inclusion in my LaTeX file, everything worked fine and just the same.  Turns out they were already being loaded by other packages being included.

- Doug McKenna

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