[NTG-pdftex] 1.40.4 incoming

Martin Schröder martin at oneiros.de
Tue Jul 10 12:15:34 CEST 2007


2007/7/10, Taco Hoekwater <taco at elvenkind.com>:
> I vote for Phil's approach. I suspect most of the people that do
> not know how to generate an EOF in the console will not understand
> the key press reference either.
>
> Besides, tricks like dummy strings tend to lead to bugs in the years
> to come. (said as the person who just spend a whole day figuring out
> that the weird "file_name_size=maxint" statement in tex.ch is part
> of a trick to simplify openclose.c as it forces the "namelength" var
> to be of the correct allocation size).

Agreed. KISS :-)

Best
   Martin


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