[tex-live] movie15 and media9

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Sun Mar 18 17:12:30 CET 2012

Victor Ivrii <vivrii at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sun, Mar 18, 2012 at 11:50 AM, Martin Schröder <martin at oneiros.de> wrote:
> > 2012/3/18 Zdenek Wagner <zdenek.wagner at gmail.com>:
> >> Linux. AR can freely be downloaded. I have seen AR included on many
> >> CD's with other products, maybe it would even be legal to distribute
> >> it with TL (I do not know, I have not studied the license).
> >
> > No, it isn't. You need permission from Adobe. And anyway: AR isn't free.
> I am afraid that this interpretation would axe from TL the host of
> packages which rely upon Adobe Reader for parsing (either embedded
> players or javascript or comments).

that is the intention.

unfortunately, alexander grahn gave karl berry a list of packages that
use features of acrocr*p reader.

myself, i'm worried about hyperref (i don't know enough to be sure
whether it relies of acrocr*p reader, for some of its many functions)...


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