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A pandoc filter for changing color in LaTeX

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pandoc-latex-color is a pandoc filter for setting the color to Span, and Div that have speficied classes or latex-color attribute.


See the wiki pages.


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

--filter pandoc-latex-color


pandoc-latex-color requires python, a programming language that comes pre-installed on linux and Mac OS X, and which is easily installed on Windows. Either python 2.7 or 3.x will do.

Install pandoc-latex-color as root using the bash command

pip install pandoc-latex-color

To upgrade to the most recent release, use

pip install --upgrade pandoc-latex-color

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

It uses the xcolor LaTeX package to handle correctly colors in spans and divs and the soulutf8 package for highlighing the text.

Getting Help

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

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