Reference manual
Version 2.0.0

Didier Rémy and Pierre Weis

Active-DVI is a viewer for DVI files that also recognizes a new class of \special’s targeted to presentations via laptop computers: various visual effects can easily be incorporated to the presentation, via a companion advi.sty LATEX package.

Active-DVI is copyright ©2001–2021,2021 INRIA and distributed under the Gnu Library General Public License —see the LGPL file included in the distribution.

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