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A pandoc filter for adding arrows in Beamer/LaTeX

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pandoc-beamer-arrow is a pandoc filter for adding admonition to divs or codeblocks elements.

It uses the tcolorbox LaTeX package to generate admonitions and the footnote LaTeX package to handle correctly footnotes in admonition.


See the Read the docs pages.


To apply the filter, use the following option with pandoc:

--filter pandoc-beamer-arrow


pandoc-beamer-arrow requires python 3.6, a programming language that comes pre-installed on linux and Mac OS X, and which is easily installed on Windows.

Install pandoc-beamer-arrow as root using the bash command

pip install pandoc-beamer-arrow

To upgrade to the most recent release, use

pip install --upgrade pandoc-beamer-arrow

To upgrade to the current code, use

pip install --upgrade --force git+

pip is a script that downloads and installs modules from the Python Package Index, PyPI. It should come installed with your python distribution. If you are running linux, pip may be bundled separately. On a Debian-based system (including Ubuntu), you can install it as root using

apt-get update
apt-get install python-pip

Make sure you have the

  • xcolor

LaTeX packages. On linux you have to install some extra libraries before pandoc-beamer-arrow. On a Debian-based system (including Ubuntu), you can install it as root using

apt-get texlive-latex-extra

Getting Help

If you have any difficulties with pandoc-beamer-arrow, please feel welcome to file an issue on github so that we can help.

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