[tex-live] pretest: epstopdf overwrites existing files

Uwe Siart uwe.siart at tum.de
Mon Jul 13 07:17:22 CEST 2009

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

> On Sun, Jul 12, 2009 at 09:11:02PM +0200, Uwe Siart wrote:
>> Just in case it is important to know: In current TL2009 pdflatex does
>> not even find foo.pdf in the working directory unless you give the
>> extension or use the form »./foo«.
> I can't reproduce this. Both `foo' and `foo.pdf' are found, if foo.pdf
> exists in the current directory.

Hello Heiko,

I tried some variations of my test case and found that an error appears
only if an .eps file with the same basename is found in the trees (by
kpsewhich I guess). But this is something you already knew.


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