[NTG-pdftex] Image dimension in DVI mode (was: images in formats)

Thanh Han The hanthethanh at gmail.com
Wed Jun 27 22:50:35 CEST 2007

On Wed, Jun 27, 2007 at 10:20:37PM +0200, Heiko Oberdiek wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 27, 2007 at 08:15:09PM +0200, Thanh Han The wrote:
> > fwiw, pdftex has support for reading image dimension that
> > can be used in dvi mode (added as requested by ChoF, who
> > uses pdftex mainly in dvi mode and use dvipdfmx to create
> > pdf).
> What do you mean with "reading image dimension in dvi mode"?
> pdfTeX 1.40.3:
> ! pdfTeX error (\pdfximage): not allowed in DVI mode (\pdfoutput <= 0).
> Or are you referring to the package `bmpsize'?

you got me: I said something I didn't test.

actually I added \pdfximagebbox as Cho requested, but it
seems that nobody has ever tested/used it, including me and


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