[PD] open a pdf file from within PD to a specific location
liamg_uw at hotmail.com
Wed May 9 14:48:01 CEST 2018
I've just taken a look at your solution. It's brilliant! This is exactly what I needed. Not ugly in my eyes, since it should also help to align sections with their page numbers in a structured way.
Alex is working on his new [link] / [openfile] object, so if you have any suggestions regarding anchors, maybe you could work with him?
From: Lucas Cordiviola <lucarda27 at hotmail.com>
Sent: 07 May 2018 03:44
To: Liam Goodacre; pd-list at lists.iem.at
Subject: Re: [PD] open a pdf file from within PD to a specific location
It will be nicer if someone updates [pddplink] to allow "anchor" names in local urls but you can get what you want with something like this:
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN">
<meta http-equiv="REFRESH" content="0;url=../main.html#some-anchor">
Your [pddplink dummylinks/section1.html] redirects to main.html at your anchor.
Is rather ugly but will do what you need.
It will also work for pdf --> <meta http-equiv="REFRESH" content="0;url=../main.pdf#page=4">
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On 5/6/2018 12:51 AM, Liam Goodacre wrote:
You can use [pddplink] from the pddp library to open a file from the hard disk (or the as-yet unreleased [link] from ELSE). What I would like to do is open a pdf file to a specific location. According to Adobe<https://www.adobe.com/content/dam/acom/en/devnet/acrobat/pdfs/pdf_open_parameters_v9.pdf>, you should be able to use "/path/to/file.pd#page=20". This works if I'm opening a web URL, but I can't get it to work opening a local file from the hard drive.
I said in the subject-line that it was a pdf file, but if I could get it to work with an odt or a local html document I would be just as happy. I've tried many things but I can't seem to get it to work.
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