[XeTeX] XeTeX, XeTeXpicfile, and transparency

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at rhul.ac.uk
Fri Mar 16 17:25:02 CET 2012

Jonathan Kew wrote:

> This would depend on the output driver's capabilities - xetex doesn't have any built-in magic to do this, but I wouldn't be surprised if xdvipdfmx supports \special{}s that can achieve it. Possibly a \special before the \XeTeXpdffile command to set up transparency, and another afterwards to restore it. I'd suggest checking the dvipdfmx documentation for anything that looks promising.

Thank you, Jonathan : I shall investigate as recommended.
** Phil.

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