[pdftex] embedfile and links to children

Heiko Oberdiek oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de
Fri Nov 3 16:53:20 CET 2006

On Fri, Nov 03, 2006 at 01:53:39PM +0100, Victor Ivrii wrote:

> Example below works perfectly (with names yellow.pdf and blue.pdf
> instead of dummy3 and foobar3.pdf) However I had both yellow.pdf and
> blue.pdf had links to the parent via
> /T<<
>      /R/P

> with /A 1 and /A 0 respectively in the second first to be attached.
> These two links broke. I tried to fix them but failed.

The PDF specification says for /A:
| Required if the value of R is C and the target is associated with
| a file attachment annotation; otherwise, it must be absent

Thus forget /A if you have links to the parent.

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

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