[pdftex] pdfpages / Preserve internal links please!

Christoph Bier christoph.bier at web.de
Thu Jun 1 22:54:51 CEST 2006

Reinhard Kotucha schrieb am 01.06.2006 21:50:

>>>>>>"chris" == chris  <chris at kalfakter.de> writes:
>   > Hello, today I worked on an email-application for a new job.  I
>   > wanted to create one pdf-file with all the documents (application
>   > letter, cover, CV, scanned certificates) inside. The single pieces
>   > I produced with tetex and different documentclasses.
>   > Finally I wanted to put everything together with pdfpages but the
>   > internal links didn't work properly. In my case the
>   > email-address-links were cut off like '@domain.de'. My name was
>   > gone.
>   > Although pdfpages is offering really nice features for creating
>   > pdf-output I couldn't use it in the end. Because, what is an
>   > e-application if you can't click the internal links? Just
>   > embarrassing. Why?
> This is a known problem.  Hyperlinks and page contents are stored at
> different places inside a PDF file.  pdfTeX can only access the pages
> at the moment.  A solution is not trivial, so don't expect one in the
> near future.

What about Andreas' patch (see e. g. EuroTeX 2005 Proceedings, page

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