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

Martin Schroeder martin@oneiros.de
Fri, 30 Nov 2001 11:36:34 +0100

On 2001-11-30 00:55:48 +0900, Akira Kakuto wrote:
> From: Tom Kacvinsky <tjk@ams.org>
> > 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.

It's in the documenation (p29): "If the filename being searched
for is absolute or explicitly relative, i.e., starts with `/' or
`./' or `../', Kpathsea simply checks if that file exists."

Best regards