[NTG-pdftex] bug?

The Thanh Han hanthethanh at myrealbox.com
Tue Jan 11 05:00:09 CET 2005


On Thu, Jan 06, 2005 at 01:16:53PM +0100, Hartmut Henkel wrote:
> On Thu, 6 Jan 2005, Hans Hagen wrote:
> 
> > > In my interpretation of the spec this is perfectly legal; the stream
> > > has an extra newline. :-) If you have a simple test case, please
> > > file a bug report at sarovar (attach the source and the pdf please).
> >
> > sure, but it looks horrible on the pdftex manual's frontpage -)
> 
> damn horrible indeed :-)
> 
> > so ... maybe hartmut sees it as a challenge -)
> 
> :-) Maybe reason is that some time ago i asked Thanh to put endstreams
> at start of lines, just for better legibility. But as the things before
> endstream have different origins, to make it really clean one would
> maybe have to check whether the character before already was a 0x0a.
> Anyway, yes, it seems to be legal.

yes that's the reason. We should add some checking whether the last char
is 10 before adding a new line before 'endstream'

Regards,
Thanh


More information about the ntg-pdftex mailing list