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Readme for pdfx package (pdfx.sty)

pdfx.sty is a LaTeX package which helps to create PDF/X and
PFD/A, PDF/E and PDF/VT compliant PDF documents with pdfTeX.


Create a directory $TEXMF/tex/latex/pdfx and copy pdfx.sty, *.xmp,
*.icc, *.def and glyphtounicode-cmr.tex to this directory.  Update
the file database of your TeX system.


Composite documentation and code is available in src/pdfx.dtx. Run
TeX/LaTeX on pdfx.ins to extract pdfx.sty from pdfx.dtx.  If you
[pdf]LaTeX pdfx.dtx, you will get pdfx.pdf which is the human readable

A Makefile is provided in the src directory. Following steps will
create the documentation on GNU/Linux or similar operating system:

 make pdf
 make out
 make index
 make changes
 make pdf

'make all' does all the above, as a single command-line call.

'make out' is for manipulating the bookmarks file to create QUICK
LINKS in the pdf document.


The package is released under LaTeX Project Public Licence.


CV Radhakrishnan <cvr@river-valley.org>
Han The Thanh <thanh@river-valley.org>
Ross Moore <ross.moore@mq.edu.au>
Peter Selinger <selinger@mathstat.dal.ca>

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (4.9M).

pdfx – PDF/X and PDF/A support for pdf, Lua and

The package helps users to create PDF/X, PFD/A and other standards-compliant PDF documents with pdf, Lua and .

LicensesThe Project Public License
Copyright2008–2019 CV Radhakrishnan and Hàn Thế Thành
MaintainerRoss Moore
C. V. Radhakrishnan (inactive)
Peter Selinger (inactive)
Hàn Thế Thành (inactive)
Contained inTeX Live as pdfx
MiKTeX as pdfx
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