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CTAN update: hyperxmp

Date: July 22, 2013 1:50:00 PM CEST
the daemon reports: > Name of contribution: hyperxmp > Author's name: Scott Pakin > Package version: 2.3b > Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/hyperxmp/ > Summary description: Embed XMP metadata within a LaTeX document > License type: lppl > > Announcement text given by the package's contributor: > ---------------------------------------------------------------------- > XMP (eXtensible Metadata Platform) is a mechanism proposed by Adobe > for embedding document metadata within the document itself. The > metadata are designed to be easy to extract, even by programs that are > oblivious to the document's file format. Most of Adobe's applications > store XMP metadata when saving files. Now, with the hyperxmp package, > it is trivial for LaTeX document authors to store XMP metadata in > their documents as well. > > hyperxmp integrates seamlessly with hyperref and requires virtually no > modifications to documents that already exploit hyperref's mechanisms > for specifying PDF metadata. The current version of hyperxmp can > embed the following metadata as XMP: title, authors, primary author's > title or position, metadata writer, subject/summary, keywords, > copyright, license URL, document base URL, document identifier and > instance identifier, language, source file name, PDF generating tool, > PDF version, and contact telephone number/postal address/email > address/URL. hyperxmp is compatible with pdflatex, > latex+dvips+ps2pdf, latex+dvipdfm, xelatex, and lualatex. > > Version 2.3b fixes a obscure but annoying bug that sometimes causes > documents using the memoir class to abort with a spurious "Too many > unprocessed floats" error. > ---------------------------------------------------------------------- > > Announcement required: Yes > > Users may view the package catalogue entry at > http://www.ctan.org/pkg/hyperxmp > or they may browse the package directory at > http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/hyperxmp/ thanks for the upload; i installed the new version, and updated the catalogue repository. Robin Fairbairns For the CTAN team

hyperxmp – Embed XMP metadata within a document

XMP (eXtensible Metadata Platform) is a mechanism proposed by Adobe for embedding document metadata within the document itself. The metadata is designed to be easy to extract, even by programs that are oblivious to the document's file format. Most of Adobe's applications store XMP metadata when saving files. Now, with the hyperxmp package, it is trivial for document authors to store XMP metadata in their documents as well.

The package integrates seamlessly with hyperref and requires virtually no modifications to documents that already exploit hyperref's mechanisms for specifying PDF metadata. The current version of hyperxmp can embed the following metadata as XMP: title, authors, primary author's title or position, metadata writer, subject/summary, keywords, copyright, license URL, document base URL, document identifier and instance identifier, language, source file name, PDF generating tool, PDF version, and contact telephone number/postal address/email address/URL. Hyperxmp currently embeds XMP only within PDF documents; it is compatible with pdf, XeLaTeX, +dvipdfm, and +dvips+ps2pdf.

Packagehyperxmp
Version5.9 2020-11-22
Copyright2011–2020 Scott Pakin
MaintainerScott Pakin

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