[XeTeX] XeTeXpicfile unable to load PDF

Ulrike Fischer news2 at nililand.de
Mon Jul 21 10:28:25 CEST 2008

Am Mon, 21 Jul 2008 07:27:47 +0100 schrieb Jonathan Kew:

>> here is a minimal beamer document which does not want to compile:
>> \documentclass[dvipdfm,hyperref=xetex]{beamer}
>> \begin{document}
>> \begin{frame}{ng vs. na subject ratio}
>> 	\XeTeXpicfile "ngna.pdf" width 0.9\textwidth
>> \end{frame}
>> \end{document}
>> (Find attached the ngna.pdf)
>> What did I do wrong? xelatex reports "! Unable to load picture or PDF
>> file 'ngna.pdf'."
> It works for me. What OS, what TeX distro, what xetex version?

It doesn't work for me. I get the same error. And after a look in
xetex.def I don't understand why it works for you ;-): The correct
command for pdf-graphics seems to be \XeTeXpdffile and not \XeTeXpicfile

Ulrike Fischer 

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