CTAN update: pdfx

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Sat May 16 10:03:32 CEST 2015

Ross Moore et al. submitted an update to the



Version number: 1.5.3
License type: lppl

Summary description: PDF/X-1a and PDF/A-1b support for pdfTeX.

Announcement text:
The  pdfx  package has been revised (v.1.5.3) to support various PDF
standards, including PDF/A (all flavours and levels), PDF/X (most
levels) and PDF/E. With pdfLaTeX as the engine, this package is used to
provide the correct PDF key-values, Color Profiles and XMP Metadata to
allow a document to be identified as conforming to a published PDF
ISO-standard. Unicode CMAP resources are generated, as required for
PDF/A-2u, etc. It does *not* ensure fully tagged PDF (e.g. for

PDF/X-4p, PDF/X-5pg and PDF/VT and currently not fully implemented.
Support for these, and other improvements, will be supplied in a later

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   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Manfred Lotz

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