[tex-live] Fwd: gwTeX + LaTeX update: minor incompatibility (?)

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Tue Sep 26 08:52:29 CEST 2006

gerben responded:

> On Sep 26, 2006, at 01:27 , Karl Berry wrote:
> >     Does anybody know where to report this bug?
> >
> > Well, the place to report LaTeX bugs is the LaTeX bugs database,
> > linked on latex-project.org.
> >
> >     It seems there is an error in the LaTeX release of earlier this
> >     year.
> >
> > My recollection is that dvipdfm.def is not (any longer?) part of  
> > LaTeX,
> > i.e., not generated by graphics-drivers.ins.  I wrote a message about
> > the confusing situation vis-a-vis the <driver>.def files a little  
> > while
> > ago (met with deafening silence).  So maybe the bug is not in LaTeX?
> It is part of the graphics-tds.zip I downloaded earlier this year (in  
> tex/latex/graphics) so the bug was in LaTeX but I haven't downloaded  
> for a while.

this is a graphics-tds from texlive?  latex distributes no such thing
(and never has).

if it had the 2005-12-01 latex in it, it's buggy.  if it had an
earlier latex in it, it was just out of date.


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