[XeTeX] File name bug when using \includegraphics

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Fri Oct 8 05:14:42 CEST 2010

On Oct 7, 2010, at 8:28 PM, Akira Kakuto wrote:

> Hi,
>> I found a bug related to \includegraphics. If the file name includes 
>> "&", it stops the compiling and does not show any useful information. I 
>> also found out that there was no problem with "&" in the file name when 
>> using pdflatex.
> On windows, there was no error with xelatex for an
> example:
> \documentclass{article}
> \usepackage{graphicx}
> \begin{document}
> \begin{center}
> \includegraphics[width=0.8\textwidth]{m&m.eps}
> \end{center}
> \end{document}
> Best,
> Akira


There does seem to be a problem with ghostscript 8.71, at least on Mac. That seems to be where it's dying.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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