download – Allow LaTeX to download files using an external process
The package allows the user to download files (using cURL or wget), from within a document.
To run the external commands, LaTeX (or whatever) needs to be run with the --shell-escape flag; this creates a tension between your needs and the security implications of the flag; users should exercise due caution.
|Licenses||The LaTeX Project Public License 1.3|
|Copyright||2012–2013 Simon Sigurdhsson|
|Contained in||TeX Live as download|
MiKTeX as download
Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (146.2k).
Maybe you are interested in the following packages as well.
- context-filter: Run external programs on the contents of a start-stop environment
- samples: Samples of Plain TeX coding
- histyle: A "HighStyle" environment for TeX
- harvmac: Macros for scientific articles