[NTG-context] multimedia inclusion added to the wiki

Pablo Rodriguez oinos at gmx.es
Wed Jan 18 18:25:09 CET 2023

On 1/18/23 17:45, Alan Braslau via ntg-context wrote:
> [...] 
> Thank you - this is indeed helpful.

Hi Alan,

many thanks for the kind words (also to Otared and Willi).

> I have two questions:
> \userendering[key-name][video/mp4][video.mp4]
>   [embed=yes, auto]
> It was my understanding that the mix of key=value with (single) option
> in the same comma-separated list does not work. Would someone clarify
> this?

This is the first time read something like that. I don’t know whether
something like this exists.

contains a sample with both keys.

Using the improved lpdf-wid.lmt included in
https://mailman.ntg.nl/pipermail/ntg-context/2023/107599.html, both keys

> Secondly, I would have thought that embed=yes would include the
> multimedia file in the PDF stream. However,
> 	The resulting PDF document requires a video.mp4 file on the same
> 	directory as your ConTeXt source file.
> This should probably say "in the same directory as the PDF file", but
> is that true, or does it get embedded?

Sorry for the poor wording, it gets embedded. The source requires it for
generation (for the file to be embedded in the resulting PDF document).

I hope the new version is clearer now.

Many thanks for your help,


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