[NTG-pdftex] pdftex.cfg

Hans Hagen pragma@wxs.nl
Fri, 12 Mar 2004 00:15:02 +0100


At 18:00 10/03/2004, Thomas Esser wrote:
> > You can completely replace pdftex.cfg with \input pdftexconfig.tex :
>
>Ok, I just have done this in my tree. The name I have chosen was
>pdfconfig.tex, and I have put that file to tex/generic/config.
>Content:
>
>   % Set pdfTeX parameters for pdf mode (replacing pdftex.cfg file).
>   % Thomas Esser, 2004. public domain.
>   \pdfoutput=1
>   \pdfcompresslevel=9
>   \pdfdecimaldigits=3

make that 4 or 5, esp since tex does a log of back/forward transforms and 
we don't want to loose precission

>   \pdfpagewidth=210 true mm
>   \pdfpageheight=297 true mm
>   \pdfhorigin=1 true in
>   \pdfvorigin=1 true in
>   \pdfpkresolution=600
>   \pdfoptionpdfminorversion=4

actually you can add:

\pdfmapfile{psfonts.map}

which solves the map file specification problem as well

Hans