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FS#60209 - [texlive-core] Broken Title Background in Beamer Package

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Opened by J Fe (jfe) - Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 18:38 GMT
Last edited by Rémy Oudompheng (remyoudompheng) - Saturday, 08 December 2018, 01:30 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Upstream Bugs
Status Closed
Assigned To Rémy Oudompheng (remyoudompheng)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No



After updating texlive-core, I discovered that I was no longer able to produce transparent
backgrounds of the title using the beamer package. After doing some research, I discovered that
this was due to a upstream bug which was fixed here:

(Sorry that it isn't a clickable link, but I couldn't figure out how to do that)

However, it would be very helpful if this package could include a fix, such as the one proposed here:

since it would be really nice to be able to have a non-white background on the title page.

This task depends upon

Closed by  Rémy Oudompheng (remyoudompheng)
Saturday, 08 December 2018, 01:30 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  texlive-core 2018.49285
Comment by J Fe (jfe) - Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 18:51 GMT
Sorry guys, I just thought I would save the bug report to see how it looks and didn't realize that I wasn't allowed to change it. Could someone with the correct permissions assign this to the package "texlive-core" and delete the unnecessary lines at the bottom?

Thanks and sorry again,
Comment by Rémy Oudompheng (remyoudompheng) - Saturday, 08 December 2018, 01:30 GMT
Beamer v3.54 is included in texlive-core 2018.49285
(the upstream issue was fixed in beamer v3.53)