New on CTAN: newpax

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Mon Mar 1 23:05:20 CET 2021

Ulrike Fischer submitted the



Version number: 0.5 2021-02-26
License type: lppl1.3c

Summary description: Experimental package to extract and reinsert PDF annotations

Announcement text:

newpax allows to insert PDF in a document while preserving
internal and external links. With lualatex it works in the document
directly, other engines require to run a compilaton with lualatex or to call
a lua script first.

The package is based on and uses code from [pax]( by Heiko

It requires the new LaTeX PDF management from the pdfmanagement-testphase package.

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   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Ina Dau


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