[pdftex] xpdf markers

John Culleton john at wexfordpress.com
Tue Dec 16 22:17:31 CET 2003

On Tuesday 16 December 2003 03:30 pm, Gerree Pecht wrote:
> Mr. Culleton:
> How does it work with when trying to view ``random'' pages"
> xpdf foo.pdf 101,156,173?
> advise.
> Thanks!
> Gerree P. Pecht
It gives an error message. Like most viewers it operates in a 
serial fashion. The page number option allows you to start 
things off at a physical page.  

I am working within Vim and calling pdftex and a viewer (now 
xpdf) from a macro.  Since the TeX source doesn't know about 
page numbers it would be useful to embed a marker at the current 
spot in the file so that it would open at about the area where I 
am editing. But the marker method is not known to me.  Hence my 
John Culleton
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