[tex-live] Problem with pdflatex under Solaris

Vladimir Volovich vvv at vsu.ru
Wed Sep 10 15:41:16 CEST 2008

"RM" == Ralf Menzel writes:

 RM> I get a gigantic (2091649076694 bytes) PDF file. (The size of the
 RM> graphic a.pdf is only 2640 bytes. I'll attach it to this mail.)

 RM> Is this a know problem? I'm willing to help to solve it. What can I
 RM> do?

yes, it was reported a few days ago by Nelson Beebe on this list.

please download a replacement for the pdftex binary:


(as i understand, it will also be available via the new texlive update mechanism).


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