[pdftex] scaling pdfannot's using scalebox

Heiko Oberdiek oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de
Fri Aug 27 15:24:55 CEST 2004

On Fri, Aug 27, 2004 at 12:12:15PM +0200, Alexander Grahn wrote:

> pdf annotations, such as links, are not properly scaled by the scalebox
> command from the graphicx package, if the source is fed through pdfLaTeX.
> I'm not sure if this is pdfLaTeX's fault or that of graphicx's pdftex
> driver, since everything is ok with latex + dvips. The same applies to
> links and crossrefs generated by hyperref.

This is a known missing feature of pdfTeX. Only primitive scaling and
rotating is possible by \pdfliteral, pdfTeX does not see this, so
anchor, link rectangles, ... will have wrong values.

Yours sincerely
  Heiko <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de>

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