[tex-live] Place two \epsfboxes vertically centered next to each other

Andreas Scherer andreas_tex at freenet.de
Thu Aug 10 17:20:31 CEST 2017

Am 01.08.2017 um 19:11 schrieb Andreas Scherer:
> Don has fixed the offending CWEB code 'skew-ternary-calc.w'
Today I received snail mail from Knuth. He is absolutely not amused
about the 'official' epsf.tex (2.7.4) with '\leavevmode' inside
'\epsfbox'. This version not only breaks 'skew-ternary-calc.w' and a few
other example CWEB programs, but "would require thousands of changes to

Would those in charge of epsf.tex on CTAN and TeXlive please consider
fixing this in a compatible way. Maybe it would be feasible to separate
epsf.tex for plain TeX with the original functionality from epsf.sty for
LaTeX with the extra '\leavevmode'.

Best, Andreas

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