Subject: pkg/17365: pdfTeX 3.14159-13d doesn't work with ps2pdf12
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 06/22/2002 20:14:34
>Synopsis: pdfTeX 3.14159-13d doesn't work with ps2pdf12
>Arrival-Date: Sat Jun 22 20:15:00 PDT 2002
>Originator: Andrew Cagney
>Release: 1.5.2 userland, current kernel
The packages come with teTeX which includes pdfTeX 3.14159-13d. That version of TeX has problems including .pdf images generated by programs like ps2pef12.
Fortunatly there is a new version of pdfTeX around ...-14* series.
Now for the wierd bit: the pdfTeX mailing lists refer to the new version (and the bugs in the old). I've used the new version (confirming the fix on Red Hat GNU/Linux; but I've never managed to track down the source.