[tex-live] test 20051021: mips-irix pdfetex dumps core on png images

Gerben Wierda Gerben.Wierda at rna.nl
Fri Oct 21 22:12:06 CEST 2005

I should test this as I use a system libpng to link statically against. 
Any set of files I can download somewhere which might fail?


On Oct 21, 2005, at 20:45, Olaf Weber wrote:

> George White writes:
>> Quoting George White <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>:
>> Oops -- the problem is in our locally compiled pdftex-1.30.4.  The TL 
>> test
>> has a binary for 1.30.3 which works.  I built pngtest with the 
>> libpng.a
>> and it fails too, so our compiler probably got libpng or zlib wrong.
>> I'm going to build a current libpng from the standard sources to see
>> if I can spot the problem, but hints would be appreciated.
> As I recall, the version of libpng matters.  A lot.  Which is why I'm
> quite happy that tex-live links a matching version statically.  New
> IRIX binaries should be up this saturday.
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> Olaf Weber
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