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bug #55130: [octave forge] (queueing) Avoid full pathnames for included images in PDF documentation

Submitter:  Rafael Laboissière <rlaboiss>
Submitted:  Thu 29 Nov 2018 10:23:59 AM UTC
   
 
Category:  Octave Forge Package Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Documentation
Status:  None Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  * Open
Release:  * other Operating System:  * Any
Fixed Release:  None Planned Release:  None
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Thu 29 Nov 2018 10:23:59 AM UTC, original submission:  

When building file doc/queueing.pdf, the absolute paths of the included PDF figures appear in the /PTEX.Filename directive created by pdfTeX. For instance:


$ grep -a PTEX.FileName queueing.pdf | head -n 1
/PTEX.FileName (/var/data/rlaboiss/debian/PKGS/octave-queueing/octave-queueing/doc/qn_closed_single.pdf)


This makes the build of the Debian package octave-queueing unreproducible:

https://tests.reproducible-builds.org/debian/dbdtxt/buster/amd64/octave-queueing_1.2.6-1.diffoscope.txt.gz

The patch attached to this bug report fixes the problem in Debian:


$ grep -a PTEX.FileName queueing.pdf | head -n 1
/PTEX.FileName (./qn_closed_single.pdf)


Rafael Laboissière <rlaboiss>

 

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    2018-11-29 rlaboiss Attached File- Added texinfo-absolute-path.patch, #45550

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