# [NTG-pdftex] PDF images : any limit to their number in PdfTeX (Win-32, TeX Live 2007)

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Fri Apr 25 22:37:37 CEST 2008

Philip TAYLOR (Ret'd) wrote:
> I am endeavouring to typeset a book which will include
> between four and five thousand PDF images (included
> using \includeimage from package "Graphicx"); PdfTeX
> (Win-32, TeX Live 2007) is bombing out with no
> error message, and I am concerned it may be hitting
> some limit.  Is there any known limit, and if not,
> does four to five thousand seem reasonable ?
>
> I should add that each of these images forms
> a part of one row of an \halign ...

just do \immediate\pdfximage's

if needed, do something

\let\normalpdfximage\pdfximage

\def\pdfximage{\immediate\normalpdfximage]

Hans

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