[NTG-pdftex] [ pdftex-Bugs-829 ] TEX_HUSH not handled correctly

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Bugs item #829, was opened at 2007-07-04 12:49
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Category: web2c
Group: v1.40.3
Status: Open
Resolution: None
Priority: 1
Submitted By: Martin Schröder (oneiros)
Assigned to: Martin Schröder (oneiros)
Summary: TEX_HUSH not handled correctly

Initial Comment:
This is from kpathsea.info:
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4.4 Suppressing warnings
========================

Kpathsea provides a way to suppress selected
usually-harmless warnings;
this is useful at large sites where most users are not
administrators,
and thus the warnings are merely a source of confusion,
not a help.  To
do this, you set the environment variable or
configuration file value
`TEX_HUSH' to a colon-separated list of values.  Here
are the
possibilities:

`all'
     Suppress everything possible.

`checksum'
     Suppress mismatched font checksum warnings.

`lostchar'
     Suppress warnings when a character is missing from
a font that a
     DVI or VF file tries to typeset.

`none'
     Don't suppress any warnings.

`readable'
     Suppress warnings about attempts to access a file
whose permissions
     render it unreadable.

`special'
     Suppresses warnings about an unimplemented or
unparsable
     `\special' command.

`tex-hush.c' defines the function that checks the
variable value.  Each
driver implements its own checks where appropriate.
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This is currently not handled by pdftex.

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>Comment By: Martin Schröder (oneiros)
Date: 2007-07-04 13:01

Message:
Logged In: YES 
user_id=421

Not Knuth's warnings. 
But pdfTeX in PDF mode is also a driver...

The only one that IMHO matters is "special". OTOH nobody has
complained about this yet...

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Comment By: Taco Hoekwater (taco)
Date: 2007-07-04 12:56

Message:
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user_id=1608

This only affects the backend driver, right? But not Knuth's
warnings in the web source.

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