[NTG-pdftex] possible bug with non-closing files

Martin Schröder martin at oneiros.de
Mon Mar 27 00:01:57 CEST 2006

On 2006-03-27 01:30:20 +0400, Vladimir Volovich wrote:
> It appears that this is due to the "ulimit" on the number of
> simultaneously opened files which was 1024 by default. Increasing
> "ulimit" allowed to process the file.

Acknowleged: This also happens with the latest beta. Also the
resulting damaged file is not deleted.

> But it looks like a bug in pdftex: it seems that it keeps all the
> files which were \includepdf'ed opened, thus causing this limit to be
> reached. Instead, it seems, it should close the included files.

Please file a bug at sarovar so we can track this.


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