[NTG-pdftex] image inclusion on samba shares :-(

Martin Schröder martin at oneiros.de
Tue Nov 4 14:05:30 CET 2008


2008/11/4 Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl>:
> Martin Schröder wrote:
>
>> Can we fix this in pdftex.def or must pdftex (and luatex) be changed?
>
> btw, in general i think that pdftex should not crash or quit on a missing
> image or one that the xpdf library considers to be invalid; (better no image
> than an invalid file).

Agreed. Btw: empty images (e.g. a pdf with 0 bytes) also cause troubles.

One problem is that the error handling in {pdf|lua}tex needs to be improved.

Best
   Martin


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