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Bug 406783

Summary: dev-tex/pgf-2.10: TikZ "callout" positioning problem
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: José Romildo Malaquias <jrmalaq>
Component: [OLD] DevelopmentAssignee: TeX project <tex>
Severity: normal Keywords: PATCH
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Attachments: pgf-2.10-callouts.patch

Description José Romildo Malaquias 2012-03-03 14:29:49 UTC
When using callout shapes, I get the following error from pdflatex:

! Undefined control sequence.
\pgf@sh@bg@rectangle callout ...f@sh@np@\pgf@test 
                                                  \noexpand \endcsname }\ede...

This is a known bug, a workaround is discussed at

Please, incorporate the sugested fix to portage until a new version is released without the bug.
Comment 1 José Romildo Malaquias 2012-03-03 14:47:51 UTC
Created attachment 304133 [details, diff]

Fix for the bug.
Comment 2 José Romildo Malaquias 2012-03-03 14:50:32 UTC
Created attachment 304135 [details, diff]

Changes the ebuild to use the callouts patch.
Comment 3 Alexis Ballier gentoo-dev 2014-03-15 10:18:00 UTC
+*pgf-3.0.0 (15 Mar 2014)
+  15 Mar 2014; Alexis Ballier <> +pgf-3.0.0.ebuild:
+  Version bump, bug #497436. Fixes bugs #406783 and #399087. Symlink docs from
+  the texmf tree so that texdoc finds it, bug #441874.