[NTG-pdftex] making links work in rotated text

Heiko Oberdiek oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de
Fri Mar 3 00:36:34 CET 2006

On Fri, Mar 03, 2006 at 12:14:40AM +0100, Hans Hagen wrote:

> Heiko Oberdiek wrote:

> > But why not using the same method that is used for the current
> > position? \pdfsavepos, \pdflast(x,y)pos?
> >   
> something like that indeed
> >   
> >> so that we can do things like [0 0  \the\pdfcmdimen\wd0 \space 
> >> \the\pdfcmdimen\ht0] and alike
> >>     
> >
> > In the second run this would be correct then.
> >   
> hm, for this to work, we need a one-pass solution, since there can be many annotations (btw, positions already can put a big burden on a second pass).  

The automatically added rectangles are available in one-pass.
Only if interaction is needed with TeX macro level, then there
is a need for a second pass. Or have I misunderstood something?

Yours sincerely
  Heiko <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de>

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