New CTAN package: navigator

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at
Wed Jan 26 12:21:30 CET 2011

that ol' daemon popped up yesterday with:

> Name of contribution: navigator
> Author's name: Paul Isambert
> Location on CTAN: macros/generic
> Summary description: PDF features across formats and engines.
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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> Navigator implements PDF features for all formats (with some
> limitations in ConTeXt) with PDFTeX, LuaTeX and XeTeX
> (i.e. xdvipdfmx). Features include: 
> - Customizable outlines (i.e. bookmarks);
> - Anchors;
> - Links and actions (e.g. JavaScript or user-defined PDF actions);
> - File embedding (not in ConTeXt);
> - Document information and PDF viewer's display (not in ConTeXt);
> - Commands to create and use raw PDF objects.
> Navigator requires texapi and yax, both 1.03.

(please note that those two new versions have only just been installed;
the chances are that users need to update their copies.)

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i have installed the new package and created an entry in the catalogue
repository.  thanks for the upload.

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

The catalogue entry is already on the web (surprise!).

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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