[tex-k] Interesting problems with EPS file searchng (with dvips)

Tom Kacvinsky tjk@ams.org
Thu, 29 Nov 2001 10:59:09 -0500 (EST)

Thanks for the information, Akira.

Now we know what is happening.  My question for Olaf is this:

  Will you change this?  Or do we (Tom R. and I) have to do something special in
  dvips to handle this case?



On Fri, 30 Nov 2001, Akira Kakuto wrote:

> From: Tom Kacvinsky <tjk@ams.org>
> Subject: Re: [tex-k] Interesting problems with EPS file searchng (with dvips)
> > OK, I tried the TEXPICTS env. var., and I had the same problem.
> >
> > I think my original analysis stills tands -- kpathsea does not expect file names
> > passed off to its search engine to contain path components.
> I have a look at kpathsea sources. It seems that explicit relative names are
> treated similarly as absolute names.  Thus you must be in /path/to/dvi to
> include ./eps/foo.eps irrespective of the value of TEXPICTS.