[pdftex] Harlequin RIP 5.3 and PDFTeX

Jeffrey McArthur jeffmcarthur at home.com
Wed Oct 10 02:06:45 CEST 2001

On Mon, 08 Oct 2001 09:17:11 +0200, you wrote:

>... maybe you should download a demo copy of crackerjack; this 
>plug-in accepts pdftex files quite well which for me is an indication that 
>the pdf is ok. Btw there is a project going on with regards to standardized 
>pdf (pdf/x and so), but this more has to do with putting some limitations 
>on pdf code (like no cmyk -). Interestingly there will be several sub 
>standards, since there are differences in demands from european and usa 
>based printing houses (and in europe between northern and southern countries).

We have PitStop.  I ran the error report from PitStop and it shows no

>BTW, one potential areas of problems is bitmaps, but i assume you don't use 

Not in this sample.  We do use bitmaps and that is one of the other things
we would like to be able have go through the RIP without any problem.  I
want to take it one step at a time and get my five line Hello World TeX
program to go through the RIP first.

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