Re: [xep-support] [docbook-apps] Internal document links - best practices?

From: David Tolpin (
Date: Fri Oct 22 2004 - 02:02:32 PDT

  • Next message: David Tolpin: "Re: [xep-support] [docbook-apps] Internal document links - best practices?"

    And I meant 'protocol', not 'scheme', sorry for the confusion.


    > > At 03:10 AM 10/22/2004 +0500, you wrote:
    > > >Do you a link from one PDF file to another one to work when
    > > >the file is opened in Acrobat Reader?
    > >
    > > Yes, this is what we want.
    > As it is explained in the documentation (Reference, note for
    > 'external-destination' attribute), you should use explicit file:
    > scheme.
    > ulink url="file:other.pdf"
    > will generated a link to the other pdf which works directly from
    > Acrobat Reader.
    > > Can you give me some idea of what's involved? Is the "remote" case a
    > > straightforward variation on the "local" case, or ......?
    > Acrobat Reader cannot open remote files as PDF links; it can only
    > do it through an external browser, in which case you should not
    > use file: url scheme, but the actual scheme instead, http: or
    > just relative, and you must have browser configured.
    > David Tolpin
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