[tex-live] dvipdfm(1) regression with TL 2009

Jonathan Kew jfkthame at googlemail.com
Wed Aug 5 10:32:24 CEST 2009

On 5 Aug 2009, at 09:27, Jukka Salmi wrote:

> Hello,
> I just built TL binaries from svn trunk and installed a TL 2009  
> pretest
> version on a NetBSD/i386 system.  With a LaTeX document which includes
> several .eps graphics I'm seeing a regression with dvipdfm(1) (which  
> is
> actually dvipdfmx now IIUC): with TL 2008's (non-dvipdfmx) dvipdfm(1)
> the resulting .pdf looks fine, but with TL 2009's dvipdfm(1) some
> included graphics seem to be replaced by graphics which are shown
> elsewhere in the same document.  The .dvi and .ps (generated by
> dvips(1)) are fine, so it's definitely dvipdfm(1) which causes the
> problem...
> (Unfortunately I can't publish the document in question, but I could  
> try
> to reproduce the problem with a small example document if this might
> help...)

Yes, I think that would be helpful.

> While running, the new dvipdfm(1) prints
>    ** WARNING ** << /Rotate 90 >> found. (Not supported yet)
> twice.  Could this be the cause of the problem I'm seeing, and I  
> should
> not complain and just wait until this is supported?

This does not sound like it's related to the problem you describe.


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