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Date: November 4, 2019 2:46:30 PM CET
David Purton submitted an update to the pdfoverlay package. Version number: 1.1 2019-11-03 License type: lppl1.3c Summary description: A LaTeX style for overlaying text on a PDF Announcement text:
Fix deprecated expl3 macros.
This package is located at http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/pdfoverlay More information is at https://www.ctan.org/pkg/pdfoverlay
Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Erik Braun
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pdfoverlay – A style for overlaying text on a PDF

It is often desirable to take an exisiting PDF and easily add annotations or text overlaying the PDF. This might arise if you wish to add comments to a PDF, fill in a PDF form, or add text to a PDF where space has been left for notes.

This package provides a simple interface to do this without having to resort to inserting one page at a time. Some or all of the pages of the PDF can be included and not all pages of the PDF need have overlayed text. It is also possible to include text between pages of the PDF.

Another advantage of this package is that the overlayed text can be set as normal flowing from one page to another or with manual page breaks if you wish. It is also possible to use any standard method to position text at arbitrary places on a given page.

This package depends on xparse, everypage, and pdfpages.

Packagepdfoverlay
Version1.1 2019-11-03
Copyright2018–2019 David Purton
MaintainerDavid Purton

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