[OS X TeX] XeTeX and pdfpages: no dice?
bvoisin at mac.com
Fri Apr 13 04:35:10 EDT 2007
Le 13 avr. 07 à 10:18, Luis Sequeira a écrit :
> I also contacted the author of pdfpages, Andreas Matthias,
> inquiring as to the possibility of including support for XeLaTeX.
> He replied almost immediately and seemed really interested in it,
> so I am hopeful that support will indeed come.
Did you also point Andreas Matthias to the more technical answer made
on the XeTeX mailing list <http://tug.org/pipermail/xetex/2007-April/
006149.html>, which I forwarded yesterday?
If I interpret correctly that part of the answer:
> Le 12 avr. 07 à 14:13, caapv 208 a écrit :
> All you need are there as long as drivers are concerned.
> Unfortunately it is not the whole story, however.
> See the 2nd entry of
> and consider why Jonathan wrote this :)
then this means that XeTeX's way of handling PDF files is prone to
change in the future, with the planned introduction of one control
sequence \XeTeXpdffilepages on the TODO list. I imagine this control
sequence would allow the inclusion of selected pages of a PDF file.
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