[NTG-pdftex] pdf(e)tex compatible with tex?

Akira Kakuto kakuto@fsci.fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Tue, 11 May 2004 11:17:46 +0900


>I'm so sorry, but I found some incompatibilities in pdfetex in dvi mode.
>My silly test, attached in il1test.zip, or in case that the mailer could
>remove it, available from 
>ftp:/ftp.gust.org.pl/TeX/GUST/test/il1test.zip
>can show you that some primitives give strange output, e.g. not expected
>headlines and footers using pdfetex based latex format.

I have also obtained headlines and footers in the case of
pdfelatex and pdfxlatex (1.20b-2.1).
However, pdflatex (1.20b) (i.e., non e-TeX version) seems to
output the same dvi as latex or elatex.

Best regards, Akira