[pdftex] Re: tex2pdf 2.1 released -- appologies for my ignorance
sebastian.rahtz at computing-services.oxford.ac.uk
Tue Jun 12 15:33:42 CEST 2001
Bryan J. Smith writes:
> Several people have informed me that pdftex _does_ do PDF
> bookmarking and suggested I check out some more recently releases.
it has done for many years. your 13d should do it
> A simple "-version" on my RedHat 7.1 system reveals that I'm using
> "pdfTeX (Web2C 7.3.1) 3.14159-0.13d" which is part of RedHat's tetex
> 1.0.7-15 RPM. I take it that is dated?
yes. dont trust redhat an inch.
> seems to be "dated." [ At this point, I'm starting to get the
> feeling you TeX gurus "roll your own" TeX subsystem? ;-P ]
I do, and publish it for everyone else too... (TeXLive)
> Flt Lt Martin was kind enough to point out that I needed hyperref as
> well. Is this the bookmarking component?
no, its an interface to the low-level commands
> Ack, maybe it's time I left my "LyX crutch" and move to full-up TeX
> editing (via GViM or other syntax highlighting editor). I always
> figured I could in-line TeX tags with LyX, although something tells
> me there are still issues with doing that? Although I still push
> LyX for those "GUI dependant" fellows out there. ;-PPP
point them an XML editor instead :-}
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