new on ctan: The yt4pdf package

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at
Mon Oct 11 12:31:08 CEST 2010

the daemon wrote, yesterday:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: The yt4pdf package
> Author's name: D. P. Story
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/
> Summary description: Play YouTube videos in a PDF
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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> The yt4pdf package uses the rmannot package to embed a special SWF
> file to play the YouTube videos. There is a complete set of buttons
> that come with the package to control the video: play, pause, stop
> loading, rewind, load a video by its YouTube video ID, and a button to
> view a video on the YouTube web site. Adobe Acrobat 9 or later is
> required to author a document; only Adobe Reader 9 is need to view the
> created yt4pdf document.

thanks for the upload.  i have installed the files and created a
catalogue entry in the repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

the catalogue entry won't appear on the web until some time tonight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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