[tex-live] fatal error in pdflatex after last update! [solved!]

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Tue Aug 25 20:40:17 CEST 2009

Heiko Oberdiek <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de> wrote:

> On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 05:48:52PM +0200, Heiko Oberdiek wrote:
> > Also CTAN holds the files, needed by pdftex.def:
> >   CTAN:macros/pdftex/graphics/
> >   Currently: supp-pdf.tex, supp-mis.tex, supp-mpe.tex
> > 
> > They are out of date now.
> I forgot to ask: Is this location still correct, or is there a better
> place to get these files? The place is printed in a message
> by pdftex.def if it cannot find the files.

there's the rather more serious issue of how we're going to keep the
files up to date, now that we (ctan) don't see new versions of context
any more.

previously, i used to check each time we got a new context, and update
the files as appropriate.


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