[XeTeX] \XeTeXpicfile and PDF Resolution

Jon Breitenbucher kahless at mac.com
Fri Jul 9 02:00:40 CEST 2004

I noticed the same thing but didn't think anything of it. TIFF looks 
much, much better for me as well. Both the TIFF and PDF files were 
generated from an Illustrator master document in my case.

On Jul 8, 2004, at 7:43 PM, Atip Asvanund wrote:

> I notice that when I use \XeTeXpicfile to place a .PDF image, it gets a
> very bad resolution. The .PDF images I use are text and vector types, 
> and
> should be extremely resizable. However, \XeTeXpicfile treats it like a
> bitmap image, for a very odd reason. The end result is very pixelated. 
> I
> get the same thing with \pdfimage as well. I get a much better result 
> when
> I use a high resolution bitmap format (TIFF). Is there something I am
> doing wrong here?
> Atip
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Jon Breitenbucher
The College of Wooster
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
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