[pdftex] [CTAN] Update: animate

Alexander Grahn A.Grahn at fzd.de
Fri Sep 21 13:45:00 CEST 2007


On Thu, Sep 20, 2007 at 12:22:43PM -0700, James Quirk wrote:
>Now that AR8 is available for Linux I've been able to revisit the
>problem your were having with the animate package, back in March.
>Adobe have acknowledge the problem as a bug. Specifically,
>the getfield.display property cannot be written to in a page-open 
>(/PO) event; unless, as you noted, the PDF is forms-enabled.
>For details, see the thread "AR8.1.1 Backwards Incompatibility"
>at http://www.adobeforums.com/cgi-bin/webx/.3bc433df and
>"known issue #2" at:

The `buttonSetIcon' Form Field method is also affected. It required
Forms-Enabled if used in the JavaScript action of a /PO Event). This
was the original reason for my migrating to OCGs instead of further
manipulating button icons.


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