[pdftex] Launching an application
vivrii at gmail.com
Sat Aug 27 21:03:48 CEST 2005
On 8/27/05, Heiko Oberdiek <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de> wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 27, 2005 at 08:13:26AM -0000, shiva shankar shankar wrote:
> > I am using pdflatex and hyperref package for my
> > documentation and in that i want to add a button or a link,
> > if i click that link or button it should launch some specified
> > application with some arguments which will vary.
> However, the PDF specification supports arguments for Windows only.
> Thus AR/Win starts program "application" with options "arguments",
> AR/Unix or AR/Mac start program "application" without options.
> Both after confirming some dialogs.
> Yours sincerely
> Heiko <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de>
Actually, on MacOS
will open quicktime and run this movie. So on MacOS you can run the
document (and if AR 7 opened this application and you confirmed that
this is fine, before the system will not open any dialogs)
Victor Ivrii, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto
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